Since coming to the United States in 2003 from India, Bal Singh has always worked in the food industry with an eye on opening his own restaurant.
He spent the last 10 years working at a Subway restaurant and managing a pizza place, knowing that he would eventually open a pizzeria of his own.
Singh’s dream came true in November when he opened Premier Brick Over Pizza in the former home of other long-gone pizza places at 1628 Howard Road.
“I saw this place and the community around here,” Singh said. “It’s pretty nice. When I came inside, everything was ready to go. I didn’t have to start from scratch. My dream has come true. I always wanted to open a pizza restaurant.” ...