President Obama Slurps Noodles With Anthony Bourdain In Vietnam

May 23, 2016

During his historic trip to Vietnam, President Obama announced the U.S. is ending a decadeslong ban on selling weapons to the Asian country.

He also made time for dinner with foodie celeb Anthony Bourdain.

Low plastic stool, cheap but delicious noodles, cold Hanoi beer.

— Anthony Bourdain (@Bourdain) May 23, 2016

Obama is apparently a cheap date, as Bourdain picked up the $6 tab.

Total cost of bun Cha dinner with the President: $6.00 . I picked up the check . #Hanoi

— Anthony Bourdain (@Bourdain) May 23, 2016

"Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown" will air the conversation in a September episode.

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

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