Darden
3.4 of 5 602 reviews
www.dardenrestaurants.com Orlando, FL 5000+ Employees

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Good pay, if demanding

Server (Former Employee)

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

ProsGreat potential for tips
Fast-paced
Fun work environment
Opportunities for cross-training
Flexibility in hours in that you can cover for others for extra hours/others can cover for you

ConsPhysically demanding
Work holidays (besides Thanksgiving and Christmas)
Irregular schedule makes social life hard to plan
Schedules only posted a few days before the work week begins

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Darden


Pros: Decent money, very high volume Cons: Low class clientelle, commodity type food Advice to Senior Management: Raise menu prices More

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great company, but as a host at Seasons 52 you get the shaft

Host (Current Employee)

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


Pros: great people, good company ideals Cons: hosts at Seasons 52 do not get paid enough and are expected to do much more work outside of their… Advice to Senior Management: tip out your hosts or stop making them do work to help servers… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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