About Our Family | Olive Garden

Family is everything


About us

When you work at Olive Garden, you're family. We want every person who walks through our doors to feel welcome and accepted. Connections are especially strong among our team members, who develop life-long friendships that extend beyond the workplace. olive-garden-work-environment-374x193.jpg

Olive Garden Cares

Olive Garden is proud to be part of the communities where we live and serve. As a part of our family, you have the opportunity to give back through your role, such as by delivering meals in times of need and supporting local organizations.
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45 million

pounds of surplus food donated through our Harvest program

30 million

meals provided to Feeding America's network of food banks


of our restaurants donate food on a weekly basis

$26.2 million

in grants given to our team members through Darden Dimes, our employee emergency assistance fund


Labor Day lunch deliveries to local first responders

Follow Us:

Our Principles

1Hold Each Other to High Standards and Treat Each Other with Respect

2The Guest Wins

3Make Everyone Feel like Family

4Listen to Those Closest to the Action

5Achieve Our Goals and Share Our Successes