He waited by the register for 10 minutes, but when no one came to his service, he decided to take matters into his own hands.
“That’s when I got hot on the grill with a Texas bacon cheesesteak melt,” Bowen told ABC.
At one point, he found an employee sleeping in the back room, but he decided not to wake them.
Instead, Bowen wrapped up his melt to go, cleaned the grill, and went on his merry way — but not before taking a couple hammered selfies. No one entered the Waffle House during his grill sesh. He says he later returned to pay for the meal.