FORT WORTH (HOODLINE) – In search of a new favorite breakfast and brunch spot?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the best affordable breakfast and brunch restaurants around Fort Worth, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to venture next time you’re on the hunt.

1. Velvet Taco

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Topping the list is a member of the chain Velvet Taco. Located at 2700 W. Seventh St. in Linwood, the New American spot, which offers tacos and more, is the highest-rated budget-friendly breakfast and brunch restaurant in Fort Worth, boasting 4.5 stars out of 978 Yelp reviews.

Yelper MIlton S., who reviewed Velvet Taco on Feb. 16, wrote, “I expected ordinary, but found Velvet extraordinary! You won’t go wrong with anything.”

And Rachel H. wrote, “Velvet Taco is a great, unique taco spot. … I love how they’ve brought different cultures and styles together to create a well-rounded menu.”

2. West Side Cafe

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Next up is Western Hills North’s West Side Cafe, situated at 7950 Camp Bowie West Blvd. With 4.5 stars out of 364 reviews on Yelp, the cafe, breakfast and brunch and New American spot has proven to be a local favorite for those looking for an inexpensive option.

“Classic comfort food in an old-school diner setting,” states the history section of the business’s Yelp profile. The menu features home-style dishes ranging from pancakes, biscuits and gravy and omelets to meatloaf, pork chops and grilled salmon.

3. CRUDE Craft Coffee Bar

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CRUDE Craft Coffee Bar, located at 804 S. Main St., Suite 120, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the cheap breakfast and brunch spot 4.5 stars out of 74 reviews.

“Specialty coffee shop offering hand-crafted coffee, espresso and tea beverages, as well as small-batch baked desserts and pastries made in-house,” it writes on Yelp in the section explaining specialties.

On the menu, look for Cultivar coffee drinks that can be made with homemade, alcohol-infused syrups, as well as desserts and other food items such as breakfast tacos, hand pies, doughnuts and scones.

4. Austin City Taco Co.

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Austin City Taco Co., a breakfast and brunch spot that offers tacos and more in Linwood, is another inexpensive go-to, with four stars out of 105 Yelp reviews. Head over to 517 University Drive to see for yourself.

“Austin City Taco Co. brings a down-to-earth Austin-vibe to Fort Worth with a focus on quality and simplicity,” states the business’s Yelp profile.

On the menu, check out the spot’s 20 signature tacos, as well as its bowls and salads.