Here are Durham's top 4 breakfast and brunch spots

Elmo's Diner | Photo: Jungmi A./Yelp

In search of a new favorite breakfast and brunch spot?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top breakfast and brunch spots around Durham, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to achieve your dreams.

Consumers in the Durham area tend to spend more in December at restaurants than other months of the year, according to data on local business transactions from Womply, a provider of online reputation management and business analytics for small businesses. Daily spending at Durham-area restaurants rose to $1,958 per business in December of last year, second only to November with an average of $1,996, and 8% higher than the average for the rest of the year.

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1. Rise Durham Southpoint

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First on the list is Rise Durham Southpoint. Located at 8200 Renaissance Parkway, Suite 1003, the breakfast and brunch spot, which offers doughnuts and more, is the highest-rated breakfast and brunch restaurant in Durham, boasting four stars out of 632 reviews on Yelp.

2. Elmo's Diner

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Next up is Old West Durham's Elmo's Diner, situated at 776 Ninth St. With four stars out of 561 reviews on Yelp, the diner, breakfast and brunch spot has proven to be a local favorite.

3. Vin Rouge

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Old West Durham's Vin Rouge, located at 2010 Hillsborough Road, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the wine bar, French, breakfast and brunch spot four stars out of 426 reviews.

4. Loaf

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Loaf, a bakery, breakfast and brunch spot that offers desserts and more in Central Park, is another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 119 Yelp reviews. Head over to 111 W. Parrish St. to see for yourself.

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