Darden

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Olive Garden is Great, Careful with Longhorn.

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Former Employee - Server in Bloomington, IL
Former Employee - Server in Bloomington, IL

I worked at Darden part-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Flexible with schedules. Friendly environment.

Cons

Not all restaurants have great management set into place.

Recommends
Positive Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Best company that I've worked for so far.

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    Current Employee - Server/Host/to Go Specialist/Prep in Reynoldsburg, OH
    Current Employee - Server/Host/to Go Specialist/Prep in Reynoldsburg, OH

    I have been working at Darden part-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Most of the managers are more than willing to work around schedules and have a "you help me, I'll help you" attitude, which is nice.

    Cons

    Raises only come every 6 months, and are rarely more than 10-15 cents. (It's nearly impossible to get the 25 cent raise more than a few times in years of employment...)

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    If there's an obvious weak link that can't be changed...get rid of it!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    not fair play for servers

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    Current Employee - Server in Kingsport, TN
    Current Employee - Server in Kingsport, TN

    I have been working at Darden full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    pay and flexabilty with schedule

    Cons

    not fair play,,,,managers play favorites

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    fire josey

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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