Darden Brands reported its Q4 2017 earnings Tuesday and, yet again, the company’s premier restaurants are outperforming the casual dining segment.Olive Garden posted a 4.4 percent same-store sales increase—its 11th consecutive quarter of growth—while LongHorn Steakhouse reported its 17th consecutive quarter of same-stores sales growth and an increase of 3.
Olive Garden is introducing the next phase in “never ending” with its new Never Ending Classics promotion. Available in restaurants now, the new limited-time offer gives guests unlimited servings of their most loved Olive Garden menu items, starting at $11.
Chef Steve McHugh assumed his trip from New Orleans to San Antonio was going to have a return flight. He was headed to the Alamo City to help legendary restaurateur John Besh spread his empire to the Southwest.
Olive Garden's most popular promotion—Never Ending Pasta Bowl—returns with the first-time addition of the restaurant's best-selling entrée, Chicken Alfredo. From now until November 20, the promotion will offer pasta lovers unlimited servings of their favorite pasta combinations, homemade soup or salad and freshly baked breadsticks, starting at just $9.
Darden Restaurants, the nation’s largest restaurant company and owner of Olive Garden, is facing pressure from investors Thursday at its annual shareholder meeting to eliminate the routine use of antibiotics in its supply chain, a practice that can fuel the spread of drug resistant bacteria.
Olive Garden’s 21,000 Pasta Passes went on sale Thursday afternoon and sold out in one second.This is the third year in a row Olive Garden has sold Never Ending Pasta Passes for its fan-favorite Never Ending Pasta Bowl promotion.
More pasta lovers than ever before have the chance to snag a coveted Olive Garden Never Ending Pasta Pass on September 15. To celebrate the 21st anniversary of its fan-favorite promotion—Never Ending Pasta Bowl—Olive Garden is selling up to 21,000 passes for one hour this year.
Subway is the 2016 Sandwich Shop Brand of the Year, securing the title for the sixth consecutive year, according to The Harris Poll 2016 EquiTrend Study. The 28th annual study reveals the strongest brands in nearly 100 categories across the media, travel, financial, automotive, entertainment, retail, restaurants, and household industries, based on consumer response.
Olive Garden is doubling its offering of Breadstick Sandwiches and bringing new twists on an Italian classic. Olive Garden menu items will transform with new varieties of the legendary Breadstick Sandwiches and brand new Deep Dish Spaghetti Pies.
Advocates across the U.S. are demonstrating at Olive Garden restaurants Thursday asking the chain and its parent company, Darden Restaurants, Inc., to improve food-sourcing and labor practices. The demonstrations are taking place in New York City, Washington, D.
Olive Garden is strengthening its commitment to helping families in need by partnering with Feeding America, the nation's leading domestic hunger-relief organization. In addition to Olive Garden's ongoing efforts, this new partnership with Feeding America will add 5.
Olive Garden is adding catering delivery to the menu at all restaurants in the U.S. and Canada. Designed to make organizing special events easier, catering delivery from Olive Garden allows hosts to spend more time with their guests and less time preparing the menu.
Darden Restaurants reported financial results for its fiscal second quarter, which ended November 29. Total sales were up 3.2 percent versus a year ago and same-restaurant sales were up at all of the brands.
Olive Garden is celebrating the 20thanniversary of its promotion—Never Ending Pasta Bowl—with a new, limited offer. Pasta lovers across the country will have a chance to snag one of two versions of the Never Ending Pasta Pass, which has even more perks this year.
QSR Automations, Inc., an industry leader in kitchen and guest management systems, announced Tuesday that it has partnered with Darden Restaurants for a nationwide roll out of its DineTime guest management platform to more than 1,300 LongHorn Steakhouse and Olive Garden locations over the next year.