Darden
3.4 of 5 603 reviews
www.dardenrestaurants.com Orlando, FL 5000+ Employees

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Very Profitable

Server (Former Employee)
Dallas, TX

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

ProsCompany has some of the best benefits of being a server including tip share and employee discount.

ConsSometimes employees are treated as if they are very expendable

Advice to Senior ManagementEmployees know they are, but it's not good for company moral to treat them like they are expendable.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Best restaurant employee benefits Ive heard of.

Server (Former Employee)
Saint Louis Park, MN

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


Pros: Offer health, dental, and vision insurance, among other benefits, to… Cons: No real cons to speak of. They're a restaurant company, so depending… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Olive Garden

Hostess (Current Employee)
Charlotte, NC

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


Pros: Good Hours-My Manager knew that I was trying to help my husband… Cons: Bad shifts-I had to work split shifts often, and Poor working conditions. We were told if we worked less than 8 hours and needed to… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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