One Bite Will Bagel your Mind

We’re looking for passionate people who have a shared interest in growing What A Bagel. We love our food products and want to share them with the world. If you’re interested in learning about our franchise opportunities, Please download the What A Bagel Franchise Application Form to your computer to activate the fillable PDF and email it to or please fill-in the online initial request form (all fields required) and a team member will respond to you shortly.

Our Story

For three generations, the Farbman family has expanded the iconic brand throughout the Greater Toronto Area and has established itself as the market leader in the category and Toronto’s most loved bagel.

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    How we support you

    What A Bagel is a new and exciting franchise system that provides comprehensive franchise support services to our franchise partners:

    • Training
    • Operations
    • Real Estate
    • Construction
    • Marketing
    • Supply Chain
    • Financing

    Franchise Terms

    • Franchise Fee: $45,000
    • Royalties: 3.5%
    • Ad Fund: 1.5%


    • Total estimated Investment: $600,000 – $900,000
    • Canadian Small Business Loan: $350,000
    • Liquid Capital: Balance

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