29. The Salt Bae
If you’re wondering who the chef was with the dark sunglasses salting steak with aplomb, that was The Salt Bae, aka Nusret Gökçe, at the New York City spot of his steakhouse chain Nus’r Et. Based on reviews, The Salt Bae is more famous for his antics that go viral than the food itself. Nus’r Et is located in Times Square at 60 W 53rd St n the former China Grill space
Chuck and Kate Sacker go for dinner there, and run into Ira Schirmer. Chuck takes the opportunity to sit with him when his guest goes to the bathroom, where they basically call it even. Chuck gets a suspicion that Ira’s new wife is doing something shady with her new company and starts a behind the scenes investigation.