The Wahlberg family is opening one of their popular Wahlburgers restaurants at the Mall of America in the summer of 2018.

According to the press release from the MOA, "the 5,500-square-foot Wahlburgers will be located on Level 2, North and will offer a unique dining experience featuring signature burgers, home-style sides, housemade condiments, fish, chicken and vegetarian options, and a full bar including specialty drinks such as adult frappes and floats. "

This is a franchise location that will be built, owned and operated by Hy-Vee. The Mall of America location is one of 26 locations that Hy-Vee plans to open in the near future.

Wahlburgers was created by Chef Paul Wahlberg, brother to Mark and Donnie who also owns the restaurant with him. They currently own and operate 17 locations across the country.

“Mall of America is committed to offering an eclectic mix of cuisine options - from fast food to fine dining,” said Carrie Charleston, vice president of leasing for Mall of America. “We are thrilled to be the first Wahlburgers location in Minnesota so our guests visiting from all over the world will have the opportunity to witness the top-notch dining experience the Wahlbergs have created.”