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Golden Egg

960 Sagamore Ave, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5977
+1 603-436-0519
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
960 Sagamore Ave, Portsmouth, NH 03801-5977
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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
Reviewed 4 August 2014 via mobile

Great little breakfast spot. Huge menu. And everything we had was very good. They seated us really quickly even though they were busy and we had a party of nine. And our food came out very quickly as well. Great service. Good food. A good...More

Thank mpugh22
Reviewed 21 July 2014

There's no frills to this place but it's just a good homestyle breakfast at a local spot. The omelettes & blueberry pancakes were delicious. Definitely a good spot to start your day!

Thank bkdj96
Reviewed 18 July 2014

If your looking for excellent breakfast in a small town atmosphere on the east coast then try the Golden Egg in Portsmouth NH. It's not big or fancy but the omlettes are delicious. My husband had a vegetable omelette and it looked and tasted as...More

Thank Jill V
Reviewed 17 July 2014

Mostly locals. Service could not be better, very friendly staff. Reasonable prices. Variety of omelets, pastries, fresh fruit, seafood (yes at breakfast) is over the top.

Thank Bob46890
Reviewed 12 July 2014

Just came home from a week in Rye Beach. We ate breakfast everyday at the Golden Egg. Very speedy service, incredible specials, caring staff, delicious new flavors of coffee each day. Located 10 minutes from Rye Beach. Full of locals enjoying a good meal.

Thank jeffa18
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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
  • E-mail
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.