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The Obamas Spent New Year's Day in the Lap of Luxury

POTUS and FLOTUS enjoyed New Year's dinner at the exclusive Vintage Cave Honolulu.


Barack and Michelle Obama really know how to do "date night": According to wire reports tracking the First Family's holiday vacation in Hawaii, the President and First Lady enjoyed a New Year's Day dinner at Honolulu's exclusive Vintage Cave, which self-describes as a "fine-dining restaurant and private society." The cost for society membership, which net members access to a private wine cellar and the invitation to invite non-members to dine, costs $50,000 to $500,000.

No word on what the Obamas ate (or if they had to be "sponsored" by a member to dine), but the restaurant's prix fixe menu starts at $295 for anywhere between 13 and 15 courses. The Obamas, this time with daughters in town, also made a pit-stop at a shave ice stand — the above photo isn't quite Biden-level amazing, but it'll do.

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