Chefs to Watch 2016: Jessi Singh, Babu Ji, New York City

Chandra Ram

When people describe New York City’s Babu Ji, they can’t help talking about how cool it is. The line of hipsters waiting outside the door of the East Village restaurant, the self-serve fridge full of indie beers, the not-your-typical-Indian-restaurant décor and vibe in Jessi Singh’s popular spot. From the start, Singh and his wife/business partner, Jennifer, have managed to make Babu Ji stand out in a city packed with...