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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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960 Sagamore Ave, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5977
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Reviewed 15 July 2015

loved everything great eggs benedict great waffles andpancakes great omelettes and variety very friendly attentive staff lots of locals a great way to start the day not pretentious just good food

Thank driver317
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Local breakfast joint with different specials every day. Very extensive breakfast choices and each day something from the regular menu is on the specials menu for a reduced price. Great, friendly service where the servers work hard to help you and each other. Great prices...More

Thank BusyMomNYC
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

My wife and I always go to this restaurant for breakfast and the food is off the wall! Big portions and a fair price! If you want to start your day off right go to the Golden Egg!!

Thank Thereugo1004
Reviewed 6 July 2015

This is one of our favorite plaes for breakfast. Small and out of the way It sits on the banks of a river on the outskirts of downtown Portsmouth, near the Rye town line, All the locals eat here The food is great, the prices...More

Thank Ryeman127
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Very friendly service, great value and an awesome breakfast await you at the Golden Egg. Try the Twins Special for a great start to your seacoast morning, then go take a nice walk and soak up the local atmosphere.

Thank Maxfieldsdad
Reviewed 14 June 2015

We had lunch here while visiting the area. The meals were really good, and service was good. Restaurant is not at all fancy, looks like a favorite for the locals, as the waitstaff seemed to know most everyone. They serve only breakfast and lunch, and...More

Thank chuckdh1
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Very fair pricing, delicious food. One thing though, no gloves and staff touching food all over the place before serving. Don't sit at the bar, you see this and it kind of ruins the appetite. So i watched my dish carefully, no one touched my...More

Thank Kate M
Reviewed 19 May 2015

I onverindulged a bit here i was hungry. Had the omelet with italian sausage and a side of cinnamon roll everythin was great and what i would expect from a hearty breakfast shop. The place is not fancy but the food is great. Note get...More

Thank alfredoalv
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Can't believe we've been in Portsmouth over 10 years now and haven't written a review on "The Egg". We've tried lots of nice places in the area over the years but this is the best and the most consistent. If you want the standard stuff...More

1  Thank Notdunrovin
Reviewed 12 April 2015

Went for breakfast today. With two of us we were able to get right in with no wait. The coffee was good. We split a gluten free muffin (very tasty). They will even heat and grill it if you want. I had the eggs florentine...More

Thank Mccannclann
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
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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