Darden Restaurants, Inc.
| New York Stock Exchange: DRI
Darden Restaurants, Inc. is a full-service restaurant company. It owns and operates restaurants. The company's restaurant brands include Red Lobster, Olive Garden, LongHorn Steakhouse, Bahama Breeze, Seasons 52, The Capital Grille, Eddie V's and Yard House. The Red Lobster brand is a full service dining seafood specialty restaurant operator in the United States. This brand offers an extensive menu featuring fresh fish, shrimp, crab, lobster, scallops and other seafood in a casual atmosphere. The Olive Garden brand is a full service dining Italian restaurant operator in the United States. This brand's menu includes a variety of authentic Italian foods featuring fresh ingredients and a wine list that includes a broad selection of wines imported from Italy. The LongHorn Steakhouse brand restaurants are full service establishments serving both lunch and dinner in an attractive and inviting atmosphere reminiscent of the classic American West. The Bahama Breeze brand restaurants bring guests the feeling of a Caribbean escape, offering the food, drinks and atmosphere found in the islands. The menu features distinctive, Caribbean-inspired fresh seafood, chicken and steaks as well as signature specialty drinks. The Seasons 52 brand is a casually sophisticated, fresh grill and wine bar with seasonally inspired menus offering a fresh dining experience that celebrates living well. The Capital Grille brand offers different menus for dinner and lunch and varies its wine list to reflect geographic differences in consumer preferences, prices and selections. The Eddie V's brand is a luxury seafood brand, which maintains different menus for dinner and varies its wine list to reflect geographic differences in consumer preferences, prices and selections. The Yard House brand offers contemporary American cuisine with chef-inspired recipes and ethnic flavors along with a wide range of draft beers and other beverages in a stylish and energetic setting. Darden Restaurants was founded by William B. Darden in 1938 and is headquartered in Orlando, FL.