The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, had dinner at upscale Mexican restaurant Mercadito Monday while in Chicago for
Besides the Prince's table of seven, the large party included a nearby table for secret service, who walked through the restaurant twice earlier that day to prepare for the visit, and a table for the Prince's assistant and personal chef. Why bring a personal chef to a restaurant? To go over dietary restrictions and
Meals for all three tables were ordered in advance and included just about everything on the menu, from enchiladas and shrimp tacos to virgin margaritas and mojitos.
How did the group pay for the $952 meal?
Straight cash, homey. The group left $1200 worth of crisp $100 bills. That's a good but not great 26 percent tip, in case you're wondering.
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