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Golden Egg

960 Sagamore Ave, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5977
+1 603-436-0519
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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960 Sagamore Ave, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5977
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Reviewed 9 December 2014 via mobile

Everything started off great, friendly service, fresh hot coffee, impressive menu but then it had a great fall. They forget to mention all the ingredients, my vegetarian wife discovered they put sausage in her meal even though we specifically asked what was in it. I...More

Thank diddonethat
Reviewed 4 November 2014

If you see a line out the door, don't worry, they know how to move people in and out, it's never a long wait. Every single item on the enormous menu is fantastic. We eat here often and have never had anything that wasn't excellent.

Thank MoxieStuart
Reviewed 29 October 2014

My husband and I spent a long weekend in Portsmouth and went for breakfast at The Golden Egg twice, it was so good. Both of us need to be gluten free, and I must be dairy free as well, so we were thrilled there were...More

Thank Patricia H
Reviewed 17 October 2014

Been here many times as we live close by. The food is excellent and the prices are good. The place is small, there is often a line but it is worth the wait. The pancakes are excellent, the rest of the breakfast foods are good....More

Thank KatzesMom
Reviewed 1 October 2014

We actually planned to visit the Egg when we went out east for a wedding. Found out that there is some construction on a bridge that connects that area with Portsmouth. So a round about way to get there was found. It was sooo worth...More

Thank Countryjules
Reviewed 30 September 2014

We ordered breakfast to go and ate at the beach because this place was so packed on Sunday morning. The California Eggs are so good. The pumpkin bread with cream cheese was really tasty.

Thank Wianno157
Reviewed 24 September 2014

Went for breakfast and enjoyed it very much. great service good food and lots of room to sit so no long waits.

Thank Dibird50
Reviewed 24 September 2014

We have been going to the Golden Egg for over 9 years. Sure you will find lines, but if you don't mind a little wait or can even, heavens forbid, sit at the counter, you will find a true hidden gem in the Seacoast area...More

Thank DouglasPW
Reviewed 9 August 2014

We were visiting Portsmouth and checked Tripadvisor for a good breakfast spot. Golden Egg had a line, however, the lady in charge is really good at her job and had everyone seated quickly. The menu is extensive and imaginative, probably one of the reasons it...More

Thank Lewis J
Reviewed 7 August 2014

You can tell by the everpresent lines that you are in for a treat. Even though the place is usually packed, the service is great, the coffee is always full (and bottomless) and the food is fantastic. I try to go whenever I visit Portsmouth...More

Thank Kyle L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 10
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 960 Sagamore Ave, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5977
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 603-436-0519
The Golden Egg has been serving fresh, homemade breakfast and lunch since 1983! Everything is homemade. Our menu includes eggs, omelettes, pancakes, waffles, french toast, eggs benedict (many different varieties), muffins, fruit, homemade granola, etc. We have specials that change based on available ingredients. The result is the freshest breakfast with outstanding variety for a great dining experience.
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