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Rise Biscuits and Donuts

310 E Main St, Downtown Carrboro in East Main Square, between Fleet Feet Sports and the train tracks., Carrboro, NC 27510-2312
+1 919-929-5115
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“donuts” (37 reviews)
“biscuits” (38 reviews)
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American, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
310 E Main St, Downtown Carrboro in East Main Square, between Fleet Feet Sports and the train tracks., Carrboro, NC 27510-2312
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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

This is a hole in the wall in the center of the city but very busy even Saturday after noon. The chicken biscuit was more than delicious and we couldn’t decide which was better the biscuit or the chicken. We ordered a glazed donut which...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed July 15, 2018

I really enjoyed my bacon, egg and cheese biscuit and I wish I had tried the donuts because they looked delicious. there was a maple and bacon that particularly called to me. the menu is limited as is seating which I think is mostly outside...More

Thank AKT301
Reviewed April 25, 2018

This place a really good donuts, and flavors that you wouldn't expect to find in other places. Really enjoyed them on a Sunday morning during a recent visit to the area.

Thank brummywanderer2510
Reviewed April 23, 2018

Nice selection of different foods for a variety of tastes. Service was good and fast. Liked the outdoor tables.

Thank momdzall
Reviewed April 12, 2018

When I moved to the South 30 years ago, I fell in love with chicken biscuits with cheese. Fortunately for my health, I moved back to the North where folks can't make a biscuit to save their lives. On a recent stay in Chapel Hill,...More

Thank jamesmH5154VK
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in early for a breakfast sandwich and donut while touring colleges. The line was short and service was good. My bacon egg biscuit sandwich was filling and delicious. My daughter liked the donuts. The coffee was ok. Wish there were more seating.

Thank Alethea E
Reviewed January 30, 2018

Stopped here for a snack because it was convenient to our hotel. They had a terrific selection, but there's really only two things you need to know: Maple Bacon Bar and Red Velvet Cake. The former is a tasty long john topped with bacon. The...More

Thank dwg51357
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

On weekends and sometimes Fridays, all the locations run out of donuts somewhat regularly, a testament to how delicious they are. For the best options, come early and get a selection of donuts. The biscuits are good, but the biscuit sandwiches are excellent.

Thank Susie H
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

This Donut and biscuit shop is the ideal for a breakfast take out. Once you have been once you will be addicted.

Thank Richard R
Reviewed November 13, 2017

I stopped here for breakfast and had the vegetarian huevos biscuit. The biscuit was light and fluffy and the best part of the sandwich, the rest was messy and a bit cool. It was cheap and fast, but clearly I was in the minority--most folks...More

Thank ElaineMI
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 6:59 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 6:59 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 6:59 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 6:59 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 6:59 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 6:59 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 E Main St, Downtown Carrboro in East Main Square, between Fleet Feet Sports and the train tracks., Carrboro, NC 27510-2312
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carrboro
  • Phone Number: +1 919-929-5115
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