Compare Darden vs Texas Roadhouse BETA

See how working at Darden vs. Texas Roadhouse compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Darden vs. Texas Roadhouse. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Darden

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Texas Roadhouse

Employee Ratings

  • Darden scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 2206 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 4858 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Darden employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Texas Roadhouse employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Darden employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Texas Roadhouse employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Darden Ceo Gene Lee
82%
82%Gene Lee
Darden employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Texas Roadhouse employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Texas Roadhouse Ceo Jerry Morgan
75%
75%Jerry Morgan
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Darden employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Texas Roadhouse employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
69%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Darden employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Texas Roadhouse employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
60%

Salaries

Texas Roadhouse has 1,802 more total submitted salaries than Darden.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Restaurant Manager414 Salaries
$60,371/yr
Manager106 Salaries
$61,523/yr
Managing Partner40 Salaries
$79,623/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Server593 Salaries
$10/hr
Service Manager131 Salaries
$48,919/yr
Managing Partner36 Salaries
$56,567/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible schedule" was the most mentioned Pro at Darden.
  • "Good money" was the most mentioned Pro at Texas Roadhouse.
  • Texas Roadhouse had 93 more reviews than Darden that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
  • Texas Roadhouse had 47 more reviews than Darden that mentioned "Guests" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 140 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 79 reviews)
Pros
"Good money"(in 235 reviews)
"Fun environment"(in 225 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 89 reviews)
"Guests"(in 55 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 182 reviews)
"Guests"(in 102 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Server/Bartender

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

Pros

Great team, good customer service skills, fun environment, chill managers

Cons

Money is based on tips plus 2.13 an hour. I usually make an average between 15-40$ an hour though.

Advice to Management

Management is great, just gotta work on hiring the right people

Current Employee - Server/Waiter

I have been working at Texas Roadhouse part-time

Pros

I love the people that work there

Cons

Nothing to say bad about the company

Job Postings

Texas Roadhouse has 5,484 more recently posted open jobs than Darden.
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