First Lady Melania Trump grabs lunch at Whataburger during Texas trip
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX (CBS Austin) - First Lady Melania Trump and Second Lady Karen Pence had lunch at a Texas staple on Wednesday--Whataburger.
Stephanie Grisham, the Director of Communications for FLOTUS, tweeted out an image of the pair placing their orders.On our way out of town, @FLOTUS & @SecondLady decided to stop in to @Whataburger for some lunch! The American chain opened its 1st restaurant in Corpus Christi, TX in 1950! pic.twitter.com/Jh7iYaD0I6-- Stephanie Grisham (@StephGrisham45) December 6, 2017
"On our way out of town, @FLOTUS & @SecondLady decided to stop in to @Whataburger for some lunch! The American chain opened its 1st restaurant in Corpus Christi, TX in 1950!" Grisham's tweet read.
The two were in Texas to visit first responders and view recovery efforts since Hurricane Harvey.
No word yet on what they ordered.
@FLOTUS Melanie Trump at the Whataburger my aunt works at in Corpus. She's down here helping those affected by Harvey. pic.twitter.com/wz6ih17QZ3-- Miranda Matocha (@MirandaMatocha) December 6, 2017 Hope it was a great meal! Thanks for stopping by. https://t.co/rWOLdNPv7u-- Whataburger® (@Whataburger) December 6, 2017 Looks like @FLOTUS is Texas savvy. She & Karen Pence dined at @Whataburger today with my wife the First Lady of Texas. They are here for ongoing help for #HurricaneHarvey. @TexasFLCA #txlege #TexasStrong. https://t.co/QjnDgxbTdD-- Greg Abbott (@GregAbbott_TX) December 6, 2017 @Flotus knows a good burger @Whataburger https://t.co/1yEKohOb12-- Corpus Christi PD (@CorpusChristiPD) December 6, 2017 . @FLOTUS and @SecondLady just made a surprise stop for lunch at Corpus Christi institution @Whataburger ??. We here in the press van, however, are burgerless. pic.twitter.com/9BeOrq5FR0-- Kate Bennett (@KateBennett_DC) December 6, 2017 .@FLOTUS motorcade is legit stopping at @Whataburger on Old Brownsville Road #MelaniaInTX-- Julie Garcia ?? (@reporterjulie) December 6, 2017 .@flotus and @SecondLady bought the press pool @Whataburger French fries! #melaniaInTX pic.twitter.com/eVce2zaUBs-- Julie Garcia ?? (@reporterjulie) December 6, 2017