Oprah Winfrey leaves CBS Studios in New York City. (April 2, 2012)

*During lunch earlier this week at a posh Beverly Hills restaurant, Oprah Winfrey foot the bill for a homeless man to have a lavish lunch.

The TV mogul was in a creative meeting with executives from her OWN network on the Scarpetta eaterie’s patio, and enjoyed a five-course meal while she listened to her employees pitch ideas.

According to the New York Post, a man walked up and asked for a bowl of soup. O responded by giving him a wad of cash and ordering him a feast of food from the restaurant.

A source says Oprah was heard saying, “Please, can we get him some money, get him a meal.”

When the man told the star his name was Eddie, she reportedly replied, “God bless you, Eddie.”