About Us

Mr. Bagel Meister is a one of a kind bagel, breakfast and lunch brand that was created by Phil Santomassi, an entrepreneur from Connecticut with over 30 years in the industry. Mr Bagel Meister calls Wilmington, North Carolina home, where the brands flagship breakfast and lunch brand is located.

Everyone loves a good bagel! Phil has taken one of the most loved breakfast items, the bagel, and elevated it to the next level. Phil has also added some other classic breakfast and lunch sandwiches to the menu. All products served at Mr. Bagel Meister are made fresh daily for your enjoyment.



Mr. Bagel Meister is expanding through franchising. We are looking to develop throughout the United States as well as Internationally.

As a Mr. Bagel Meister franchise partner, we are with you every step of the way. Mr. Bagel Meister will assist with:

  • Site Selection
  • Vendor Assistance
  • Extensive Training
  • Ongoing Marketing/Operational support
  • Experienced Leadership



Mr. Bagel Meister is a smooth-running operation. We serve only the highest quality meats and cheeses with popular Boar’s Head deli meats, high quality hard cheeses; succulent smoked salmon and richly brewed gourmet coffees.

Our tasty bagel sandwiches, popular wrap sandwiches and fresh made breakfast products will have you leaving our restaurant delighted. With our great food, you can develop a strong catering business: business meetings, breakfasts, luncheons and get togethers of all kinds.