Just try keeping up with Q. The owner-operator of We Suki Suki has boundless energy and ideas, which range from a community-owned food truck to her own line of pâté. Next door to her restaurant, she runs a food hall that’s no bigger than a bathroom in Ponce City Market, yet she’s somehow stocked it with a tasty crew of mostly first-time operators, whom she mentors along the way. We can’t wait to see what she cooks up in 2017. 479 Flat Shoals Avenue, wesukisuki.com
This article originally appeared in our December 2016 issue.