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Photograph credit: Nusr-et

Salt Bae Cooks Up a Feast for Lionel Messi And Paul Pogba In Dubai

Well, Salt Bae is on a roll! The restaurateur-turned meme star hosted footie aces Lionel Messi and Paul Pogba for a meal at his Dubai steakhouse, Nusr-et last weekend.

Paul Pogba and Lionel Messi enjoy a meal at Nusr-et

Taking a break from Football, France’s World Cup-winning champion, Paul Pogba and Argentina’s legend, Lionel Messi were spotted dining at Salt Bae’s restaurant in Four Seasons Resort, Jumeirah. The duo were personally served by the celebrity chef with his signature cobra-style sprinkle. Both the football stars opted for a casual look and posed for a series of images and videos with the social media-savvy chef, who shared it with his 17.3-million strong Instagram followers.

Nusr-et a dining hotspot for celebrities

From Hollywood A-listers to UAE Royal family and sportsmen, his chain of restaurants have been host to numerous famous faces. Some of his clientele include Leonardo Di Caprio, DJ Khaled, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, David Beckham, P Diddy, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Mezut Ozil and Diego Maradona.

Lionel Messi on vacation in Dubai

It’s no secret that Dubai is among popular vacation destinations for celebrities. This week, the city welcomed Messi and his family to Dubai Parks & Resorts’ touristic offerings, La Mer’s Laguna water park and the newly opened man-made island, Bluewaters. Few lucky residents spotted the FC Barcelona champ and got a chance to click snaps with him.

Photograph credit: Dubai Media Office