Greenville, SC (November 6, 2017) — Rise Biscuits Donuts, Durham, NC’s award-winning concept featuring both sweet and savory breakfast and lunch options, announced today that it will be opening its first South Carolina location in Greenville, SC. The store, located on Woodruff Road near the I-85 and I-385 intersection, plans to open in February 2018.

“We are excited to bring the best dang biscuits and donuts to Greenville,” said Peter Cotter, who leads an experienced ownership group. “We know Greenville will fall in love with Rise at first bite and we look forward to being a part of the thriving business community.”

Rise Biscuits Donuts has been a phenomenon in the Southeast since the first store opened in Durham, NC in 2012, drawing huge crowds and netting multiple local and national awards and a TV appearance on Food Network’s Donut Showdown. Yeast and cake donuts are available throughout the day and feature unique flavors like the Maple Bacon Bar and Crème Brulee.

All day Rise serves unique biscuit sandwiches featuring everyday favorite fillings like its buttermilk-brined fried chicken, crispy bacon, salt-cured ham and country sausage topped with egg, cheese, and spreads.

Come lunchtime, enjoy sandwiches available on your choice of a biscuit or on a potato roll with Rise’s righteous chicken, Savory Buffalo Chicken with house-made buffalo sauce, shaved celery and blue cheese sauce, and limited time offerings like the Cubano with roast pork loin, smoked ham, Swiss cheese, pickles and mustard. Plenty of vegetarian options are available, including the Huevos Rancheros Biscuit, the Fried Green Tomato Sandwich, and the fresh Garden Salad topped with veggies and biscuit croutons. Biscuits and sandwiches are available throughout the day.

Rise Greenville will be located at 1507 Woodruff Road, in front of Hobby Lobby and next to Fresh Market. The quick-serve concept will feature counter ordering and indoor seating in its 2,000 square foot store with outdoor patio dining and ample parking around the store. Rise Greenville will also offer online express ordering for same-day pick up and catering for off-site events, parties and business meetings of all sizes. The store will be open from 6am-2pm Monday through Friday and 7am-2pm Saturday and Sunday

For more information and to follow the store now through opening, please like/follow Rise Greenville (Woodruff Road) on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

About Rise Biscuits Donuts:

Rise was founded in November 2012 and was voted Best Biscuit in the Triangle (Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill) five years in a row and ranked among the Best Biscuits in the US by Food & Wine magazine. The brand serves up unique biscuit and donut flavors, with the menu constantly rotating in new features, as well as fresh brewed coffee, in a to-go format that keeps our footprint at a minimum and keeps the long lines moving quickly and efficiently.

Rise Biscuits Donuts currently has fourteen stores open in North Carolina, Georgia, Texas, Virginia, and will open soon in Coral Springs, FL, Towson, MD, Greenville, SC and Memphis, TN. There are over 100 franchise locations under contract. For more information about Rise Biscuits Donuts, visit

In 2014 Rise partnered exclusively with Fransmart, the franchise development company behind the explosive growth of brands like Five Guys Burgers and Fries and Qdoba Mexican Grill, to grow the Rise brand. For more information about franchising opportunities, visit


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