Rarely making public appearance as of late, Nick Lachey and Vanessa Minnillo are reported to have been experiencing tough times in their romance. Despite a confirmation from her representative that the couple is still very much together, an onlooker claimed to have witnessed the pair getting "extremely tense and irritated with each other".
Despite report of a possible break up, on Wednesday, October 8 Nick and Vanessa were seen leaving Magnolia Restaurant in Hollywood, California after having meal together. He was even seen opening the car's door for her. There has yet comment from both of them about the extent of their relationship.