It was an Worldwide Home of Pancakes mistake of “Big Daddy” proportions.
And now, an worker of the favored breakfast restaurant chain has egg on her face.
Garnering greater than 9 million TikTok views, IHOP hostess Dayanna Rodas is scorching on the viral griddle after failing to acknowledge and accommodate comic Adam Sandler when the masked “50 First Dates” actor popped in for some flapjacks.
“Pleaseee come back,” a crushed Rodas begged within the caption of her TikTok publish, which featured safety digital camera footage of her embarrassing encounter with Sandler, 54.
“Not realizing its Adam Sandler and telling him its a 30min wait and him [of course] leaving [because] hes not going to wait 30mins for IHOP,” she added.
Nevertheless it’s comprehensible that, for Rodas, it didn’t instantly click on that she was turning the “Click” star away.
Regardless of boasting an estimated internet value of $420 million, Sandler was sporting an informal, incognito have a look at the time of the incident. Fairly than flexing within the best of fashions or dripping in jewels like most Hollywood hotshots, the Brooklyn native was sporting a pink sweatshirt hoodie, basketball shorts and sneakers.
Not precisely typical A-lister attire.
And as a substitute of dropping his bell-ringing identify for preferential pancake remedy, Sandler — clearly not wanting to attend a half-hour for a Rooty Tooty Recent N’ Fruity — quietly turned on his heel and left the institution.
Followers of the “Waterboy” bigwig — whose motion pictures additionally embrace “Uncut Gems,” “Punch-Drunk Love” and “The Wedding Singer” — took to Rodas’ TikTok feedback part, praising the actor for all the time enjoying the good-guy function, even off-camera.
“I used to serve him regularly,” one commenter mentioned of Sandler. “Never served a nicer person.”
“Instead of pulling the I’m famous and I get what I want card he just left love to see it,” one other wrote.
No stranger to spiraling via social media timelines, Sandler — married since 2003 to Jackie Sandler, with whom he has two children, Sadie, 14, and Sunny, 12 — went viral a number of months in the past for celebrating the 25th anniversary of his “Happy Gilmore” character.