President Obama Dines with Anthony Bourdain in Vietnam

PHOTO: President Barack Obama greets women at the door as he walks from the Bun cha Huong Lien restaurant after having dinner with American Chef Anthony Bourdain in Hanoi, Vietnam, May 23, 2016.PlayCarolyn Kaster/AP Photo
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President Obama may have lunched with Vietnamese president Tran Dai Quang in the Presidential Palace, but he spent dinner in more modest surroundings: at a local restaurant in Hanoi. Obama joined TV personality and travel guru Anthony Bourdain for a meal at a restaurant called Bún cha Huong Liên.

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The President's chopstick skills are on point . #buncha #hanoi

A photo posted by anthonybourdain (@anthonybourdain) on May 23, 2016 at 7:22am PDT

Bourdain shared a photo of the pair with the caption "The president's chopstick skills are on point.” The president is seen holding a bottle as he chats with Bourdain over bowls of noodles.

The TV host noted on Twitter that the two were eating bun Cha, a Vietnamese dish of grilled pork and noodles. Bourdain said he picked up the $6 tab.

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