Risen debuts in Dubai
Dubai is a city that deeply appreciates a local concept and rest assured, the new café and artisan bakery, Risen, has been lovingly created as a welcoming sanctuary that invites you inside, just like the embrace of a good friend or a stellar cup of coffee.
Opening on Monday 17and January, in the heart of Dubai Marina, Risen is an all-day dining destination that will satisfy every palate with a variety of flavors, from freshly baked breads and pastries to fragrant beers.
Impeccable quality, craftsmanship and storytelling through food are an integral part of Risen’s DNA which promises to deliver a unique sensory and culinary experience from the start. Deeply committed to a sustainable narrative, everything is made from the highest quality ingredients, with natural and biodegradable materials used throughout.
Additionally, products are sourced locally wherever possible, including a partnership with Orbis Coffee – one of the first coffee roasters in the Middle East that has become a leader in sustainability in the region. Using Orbis Coffee’s premium arabica coffee beans, the newly launched cafe invites coffee connoisseurs to explore an incredible assortment of signature beers, including Comon, made with homemade cinnamon syrup, coconut syrup, coffee and milk, Russian RAF, a perfect blend of vanilla syrup, gold leaf, coffee and milk, and Charcoal Latte, all of which are a must try.
With enticing aromas of freshly baked breads and pastries, guests can embark on a gastronomic journey, exploring high-quality ingredients specially crafted for dishes never seen before in the UAE. On the menu is the genius version of the cafe’Croffes‘, a superb hybrid of artisan croissants beautifully transformed into waffles. The New English is a croffle with poached eggs, hickory smoked bacon, caramelized onion jam, avocado, mixed leaves and truffle mayonnaise while The French connection is the perfect option for the sweet tooth, featuring croffle, vanilla whipped cream, berries and custard.
From reinterpreted pastries to an emphasis on artisanal baking techniques, Risen’s food journey is unique. With homemade bread fresh daily, you can expect a phenomenal selection of sandwiches, including the Triple layer beef pastrami, the Brie-LT and Roasted shredded miso chicken. The only thing better than a sandwich is a toasted sandwich and Risen’s artistic toast is a must, along with the Triple Cheese, a masterful combination of sourdough, Emmentaler, Comté and raclette cheese and sweet chilli jam, an epic choice for toast lovers.
The salads at Risen are also sensational! Expect tastes of Butternut & Maple, Bocconcini & Tomato, Marinated Yuzu Beets and Candied Walnuts & Kale, to name a few. Main courses also contain a tasty punch like creamy garlic Shrimps, simmered chicken pot pie and cold smoked salmon, offering a brief overview of the culinary delights that are in store at Risen.
In addition to spectacular food and exceptional beers, Risen will also offer a range of artisanal retail offerings including chutneys, relishes and jams as the brand grows.
Risen’s interiors are minimalist, yet warm and inviting with eco-friendly design and lighting adopted throughout the venue. Neutral tones and earthy textures mingle with bursts of distinctive patterns, botanical-inspired artwork, and lush greenery making the place bright and inviting, with plenty of “Instagrammable” moments. Defined by its understated style and distinctive aesthetic, Risen is a sanctuary created to invoke the senses and strengthen your resolve.
Open daily from 7am to 10pm, with breakfast available all day, great taste, exciting creations, beautiful presentation, incredible ambiance and friendliest service are all on the menu at Risen!
Risen’s launch at Millennium Place Dubai Marina is just the start of this brand’s exciting journey, so keep an eye out for more locations to pop up across the city in the coming year, with one opening up for grabs. and take out at The First Collecte in the Jumeirah village circle.
Speaking at the launch, Mark Patten, Vice President of Food and Beverage at The First Group, said: “We are delighted to welcome this exciting concept to The First Group family, Risen is truly a whiff. fresh air. This beautiful new venue, which offers a dynamic and deliciously delicious experience, is also deeply rooted and committed to the brand’s pillars of storytelling, quality, distinction and craftsmanship. A visit here invokes the senses, with quality food and drink enjoyed in a beautiful setting with a fantastic outlet, designed to enhance Risen’s immersive experience.”