Darden
3.4 of 5 598 reviews
www.dardenrestaurants.com Orlando, FL 5000+ Employees

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managers were difficult and not supportive!

Waitress (Current Employee)
Vestal, NY

I have been working at Darden part-time for less than a year

Prosfree food during training and wine tasting

Conswould not work with me on my schedule ever! or change it with out notice! which made it difficult to make arrangement's for my sons care.

Advice to Senior Managementtrain your managers to have compassion for their employees!

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Profitable But Tiring

Server (Former Employee)
Bangor, ME

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


Pros: If you are good at your job you can make… Cons: POOR MANAGEMENT. The management is very poor in this company. They make new rules daily, and the rules that they make greatly burden their servers. They… Advice to Senior Management: Be more in tune with your employees needs-they will be… 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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Olive Garden

Prep Cook (Former Employee)
Joplin, MO

I worked at Darden full-time for less than a year


Pros: good benefits, decent pay, good with diversity Cons: manager plays favorites, advancement is hard as a female, manager… Advice to Senior Management: Don"t play favorites, listen to your employess Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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