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

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Fun, engaging place to work with an openness to hear different points of view from all levels

Senior Analyst (Current Employee)
Orlando, FL (US)

I have been working at Darden

ProsEnvironment, culture and people are the strongest point for Darden.

ConsDue to ensuring that the right people are hired and don't become overweight in staff, the company does have an intensive interview process and career growth can be slower. However, I feel that it's well worth the time when you enjoy your time at work.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Professionally unsatisfying with little opportunity for advancement.

Server (Current Employee)
Cincinnati, OH (US)

I have been working at Darden


Pros: The job is fine if food service your career choice. The money… Cons: There is little opportunity for advancement. Job satisfaction is low… Advice to Senior Management: Lighten up on some of the rules regarding breaks, eating, and drinking. Few people really want to be in the food service industry. Taking away… More

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Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Manchester, CT (US)

I have been working at Darden


Pros: Great benefits. Darden offers excellent health insurance to all employees and willingness… Cons: Some managers feel like they are the king of the castle… Advice to Senior Management: Treat all employees like they have the possibility to grow. Respect you employees. If you are… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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