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

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Needs improvement,horrible management and staff

Server (Current Employee)
Kansas City, MO

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

ProsGreat food, great wine.. potential great money if manager didnt play favorites

Consmanagement is horrible, very emotional, unprofessional

Advice to Senior Managementhire new managers

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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It's great to be a manager, if yo don't have a family or value your personal time.

Assistant Manager (Former Employee)
Atlanta, GA

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


Pros: Decent pay/benefits, pretty decent staff Cons: Long hours; GM was very unprofessional;, reviews are unfair and very one-sided; very discouraging getting paid less for… Advice to Senior Management: Stop making everyday fel like the world is coming to an end; hire more managers to work less hours because believe it or not, more… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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It was....ok.

Hostess (Former Employee)
Rochester Hills, MI

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


Pros: Decent starting pay. Hours aren't awful. Cons: I wasn't scheduled for a whole month because the service manager "forgot" to schedule me after being an employee for a year. When I… Advice to Senior Management: Pay attention to your staff and don't yell at employees… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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