Darden Restaurants
74Above average
3.9
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Work happiness
Scores based on about 221 responses to Indeed's survey on work happiness
74
Above average
Work Happiness Score
Above average
Do people feel happy at work most of the time?
80
Achievement
High
Do people feel they are achieving most of their goals at work?
78
Flexibility
Above average
Do people feel they have the time and location flexibility they need?

Darden Restaurants Careers and Employment

About us
Darden Restaurants, Inc., (NYSE: DRI) owns and operates more than 1,700 restaurants that generate approximately $8.5 billion in annual sales. Headquartered in Orlando, FL, Darden is a full-service restaurant company featuring a portfolio of differentiated brands that include Olive Garden, LongHorn Steakhouse, Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen, Yard House, The – more... Capital Grille, Seasons 52, Bahama Breeze and Eddie V’s.

Our people equal our success, and we are proud to employ more than 185,000 team members. Together, we create memorable experiences for more than 400 million guests each year in communities across North America.
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What is it like to work at Darden Restaurants?

3.6
Work/Life Balance
3.5
Compensation/Benefits
3.4
Job Security/Advancement
3.5
Management
3.7
Culture
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What are the top-rated locations & roles at Darden Restaurants?

Top work locations
5.0
Lafayette, LA
5.0
Albany, GA
5.0
Denham Springs, LA
5.0
Kennesaw, GA
5.0
Fort Smith, AR
Most popular roles
4.8
Server/Cashier
4.8
Assistant General Manager
4.7
Red Lobster
4.7
Accounts Payable Clerk
4.5
Shift Leader

What do employees at Darden Restaurants say about culture and work-life balance?

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4.0
not a bad company to work for. Culture is great
Written by Shift Leader. Trainer (Former Employee) from Langhorne, PA on April 9, 2020
worked here for about 17 years. Really enjoyed my work life. Management can always be approved upon. But the culture is amazing always providing a great experience for the guest. But the same should be for its employees
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What did candidates say about the interview at Darden Restaurants?

Interview experience
Based on 245 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 245 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 227 interviews
About a day or two
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