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

602 Employee Reviews (View Most Recent)

Sort all reviews by: Date Rating
in

 

Server

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Darden

Prosalot of job security, good hierarchy.

Consmanagers cannot fire anyone!!! it is ridiculous

Advice to Senior Managementgive managers mroe power

Was this review helpful?
Yes | No
Add Employer Response Flag Review

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • Disapproves of CEO

 

Server/Sales Position

Server (Former Employee)
Bakersfield, CA

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


Pros: You get fairly alright tips. You work..... A LOT (not sure if… Cons: Never full time, don't even consider it, they will not put you full time. No competitive wages, its minimum wage where you work. In… Advice to Senior Management: Get your crap together and just be managers instead of… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

  • Culture & Values
         
  • Work/Life Balance
         
  • Senior Management
         
  • Comp & Benefits
         
  • Career Opportunities
         
  • Approves of CEO

 

"The last serving job you will ever have..."

Server (Current Employee)
Tampa, FL

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


Pros: I work at Seasons 52 which is a newer brand under the Darden Corp which boasts a sentiment about it being "the last serving job… Cons: Like any company, there is a fair share of politics. However, if you have integrity, a strong work ethic… Advice to Senior Management: Spend some money on OUTSIDE training & development for management. There are WIDE gaps in management training when everyone in the company is trained… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

There are newer reviews on Darden.

Worked for Darden? Contribute to the Community!

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.

Glassdoor is your free inside look at Darden reviews and ratings — including employee satisfaction and approval rating for Darden CEO Clarence Otis Jr. All reviews posted anonymously by Darden employees.