Darden
3.4 of 5 599 reviews
www.dardenrestaurants.com Orlando, FL 5000+ Employees

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Amazing GM, fun place to work.

Server (Current Employee)
Vacaville, CA

I have been working at Darden part-time

ProsFun coworkers, fun interacting with people.

ConsSome people are terrible at tipping.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Not a bad place to work

Server (Former Employee)
Toms River, NJ

I worked at Darden full-time for more than 3 years


Pros: The only restaurant I've ever worked out, which offered benefits… Cons: Unrealistic expectations of what guess want and need. Advice to Senior Management: Focus more on what the guest wants and not what is perceived that they want. Long speeches when… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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New company policy makes this a horrible company to work for.

Server (Current Employee)
Chicago, IL

I have been working at Darden part-time for more than 3 years


Pros: It was a good company to work for when they allowed employees to work full time. New policy limits all employees to 25 hours… Cons: The tips working here are much less than the majority of other restaurants. This is because you have an hour and… Advice to Senior Management: Drop the 28 hour maximum rule or hire someone to do all the side… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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