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Rise Biscuits and Donuts

8200 Renaissance Pkwy, Durham, NC 27713-7747
+1 919-248-2992
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“doughnuts” (31 reviews)
“biscuits” (110 reviews)
“chicken biscuit” (12 reviews)
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American, Fast food
8200 Renaissance Pkwy, Durham, NC 27713-7747
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I do not enjoy rise biscuits because I feel like they are dry. I also feel the place is overpriced so it’s disappointing to pay for a meal that’s sending you to the restroom.

Thank Keosha1908
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Great little cafe with outdoor seating and delicious breakfast sandwiches and donuts! Its a counter service type of place with a few seats available inside but most of the seating is outside in front of the store.

Thank Bernie C
Reviewed 19 May 2018

The variety is amazing. Even had carrot cake donut and a creme brulee one (I didn't get those but thought they sounded delicious). The cake donuts are my favorite so I got the Traditional one and I think it was made with sour creme so...More

Thank christineg j
Reviewed 14 May 2018

If you are anywhere near this place for breakfast go here. Hands down the best chicken biscuit I have ever had...period... The doughnuts are to die for including just the glazed ones. Johns tasty tidbit is for this place is the "Creme Brulee" doughnut. Damn,...More

Thank TheTikiTravelPlanner
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Rise seems to be taking the market by storm. And while I’ve never had anything bad at Rise, don’t believe the hype that says they invented either biscuits or doughnuts. Definitely not bad, but a bit pricey. If you think a biscuit, a doughnut, and...More

Thank EdRockster
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I know most people come here for the donuts, which are indeed tasty, but their bacon egg and cheese biscuits are heaven.

Thank packersnumone
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

So this sound odd, but we love the simple glazed donuts. They are by far the best item on their menu. They are light, not too sweet and a hint of citrus. The donut with sprinkles are very good as well. The more complex donuts...More

1  Thank iTravel4life
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Always stop here when in Chapel Hill for a biscuit and a donut. Both are yummy. This is a quick serve type place with limited inside seating. Well worth a trip. Glad to see they’re expanding to many other locations. Yummy.

Reviewed 28 December 2017

I've had more McDonalds Sausage Biscuits in my work life than I care to admit so it's no surprise that when my son-in-law told me about Rise Biscuits & Donuts in Durham that I had to try it for myself. Their menu includes eight different...More

Thank NickDanger
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went here on a Sunday morning for late breakfast. Though it was busy, ordering is quick. If you get only doughnuts, it is in and out. We both got biscuits, so you have to wait while it is prepared. The chicken...More

Thank ncdawgdoc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8200 Renaissance Pkwy, Durham, NC 27713-7747
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-248-2992
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