Inspired by street vendors in Rome, Rise + Roam started as a vision that there should be a place in Carmel to go to after a game, where you can get together with family or friends; a place to have a good meal, with quality food, without breaking the bank.


Image of Chef Todd Fisher for Rise and Roam Bakery and Pizzeria

Chef Todd Fisher

As Vice President of Culinary and Hospitality for the Folktale Group, Chef Todd Fisher oversees three of the most dynamic dining experiences on the Monterey peninsula. The Flagship, Folktale Winery and Vineyards boasts a beautiful setting for wine tasting, dining and magical events. Seventh and Dolores, the groups Boutique Steakhouse has been recognized by both the James Beard foundation and the Michelin Guide for it’s unique and modern take on a Chef inspired Steakhouse. Rise+Roam is an artisan bakery which specializes in slow ferment breads and exquisite pastries as well as Roman style pizza. Over the last two decades Chef Todd has held several prestigious kitchen posts around the Monterey peninsula, orchestrated lively culinary collaborations, pioneered farm to table dining and traveled the country as the Celebrated Host of “The United States of Bacon” on Discovery Networks. Locally he has been voted “Monterey County’s Favorite Chef”, an Honor he embraces graciously. Considering all of his professional accomplishments, Chef Todd’s most prestigious titles are Husband and Father as he shares his life here in Carmel Valley with his beautiful bride, Ada and five amazing children.

RISE EACH DAY = Consistency

We make bread every day. All our breads use the same Mother Starter, taking no less than three days to produce. This commitment shows in the superior flavor and texture of our breads and pizzas. Our community relies on us to deliver this each day.

ROAM FREE = Creativity

We experiment and create with abandon. New recipes, flavor combinations, techniques, and ideas add to the culinary journey we enjoy. Built on our foundation of consistency, we respect seasonal changes, new ideas, and the joy of discovery for ourselves and our community.



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