Rosedale's food hall is now open – and it has 'PieCaken'

PieCaken, the dessert version of 'turducken,' went viral last year.
Author:
Publish date:

Rosedale Center has placed itself firmly on the map as a destination mall thanks to the buzz about its new food hall, which opened first the first time on Monday.

Located in a former two-story Borders, Revolution Hall is shaking up the mall food court concept, housing 11 food vendors who concoct their creations in one shared kitchen.

And rather than being populated by national chains like most other mall food courts, Revolution Hall is home to a variety of lesser-known eateries cooking up Instagram-worthy dishes in a casual setting.

The most headline-grabbing of those is PieCaken Bakeshop, which the Twin Cities Eater reports is the first brick-and-mortar location of celebrity chef Zac Young, who previously only offered his cakes online or for pick-up in New York.

If you're not familiar with his "PieCaken" concept, it's basically the dessert version of a "Turducken" roast: It's cake with layers of pecan pie, pumpkin pie, spiced pound cake and apple pie.

Follow Bring Me The News on Instagram

Elsewhere in Revolution Hall, there are burgers from Saltbrick, Neapolitan-style pizza from Caputo Pizzeria, noodles from Canal Street Noodle Co., sandwiches from Handwich Shop, tacos from Angry Taco, sushi and sake at Oceantail, and chicken and waffles from Honeycomb, among others.

If you're looking for a post-shopping break, meanwhile, you can check out the whiskey and cocktail lounge, Barrel Bar.

CityPages says Revolution Hall has food "worth driving to the suburbs for," with the waffle sandwiches from Honeycomb among its standout dishes.

Next Up

covid, vaccine

Pop-up vaccine clinics provide access to Minnesotans in need

There will be 12 more pop-up clinics by the end of April.

ambulance

State Patrol: Man ran onto I-94, was fatally hit by car

He had been involved in a separate crash prior to running onto the freeway.

mississippi river

Crews search for person in Mississippi River in Minneapolis

The fire department lost visual of the person Thursday evening.

Brooklyn Center, protest, Daunte Wright

Police back off on 5th night of protests in Brooklyn Center

No tear gas or any other crowd control munitions were used.

Brooklyn Center unrest

National Guard soldiers asked to leave labor union HQ, sparking controversy

The military presence in the Twin Cities has been wearing on residents, but the decision to ask them to leave has been criticized by Gov. Tim Walz and GOP leaders.

Rennia Davis

Lynx select Rennia Davis in 2021 WNBA Draft

The Tennessee wing was selected ninth overall

Screen Shot 2021-04-15 at 7.08.23 PM

Appeal to find girl, 14, missing from Benson

Cienna Pittman went missing Tuesday.

Miguel Sano

Walk-off win for Twins snaps 5-game losing streak

Miguel Sano homered, but Max Kepler had the winning hit.

Related

Rosedale Center

Rosedale Center's new food hall to open next month

Potluck will focus more on Minnesota-based foodmakers.

Rosedale Center

New eatery moves into Rosedale's Potluck food hall

It'll be moving into the Smack Shack space, with Smack Shack moving to a new location.

First a food hall, now Rosedale Center is getting an aquarium

The Roseville mall is really stepping up its game.

Rosedale's PieCaken releases a festive 3-in-1 pie: the PieLogen

It's one of several festive treats available at Revolution Hall until New Year's Eve.

'Revolution Hall' at Rosedale Center opens this fall

It'll feature 13 new dining options, and none of the fast food chains.

minnesota fare

Fair-inspired foods at Rosedale Center's Minnesota Fare event

It's the latest opportunity for Minnesotans to get their fix of the State Fair.