Also question is, who is the founder of LongHorn Steakhouse?
George W. McKerrow Jr.
Who is the parent company of Seasons 52?
Where did LongHorn Steakhouse originate from?
The Darden family of restaurants features some of the most recognizable and successful brands in full-service dining: Olive Garden®, LongHorn Steakhouse®, Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen®, Yard House®, The Capital Grille®, Seasons 52®, Bahama Breeze® and Eddie V's®.
Longhorn Steakhouse Menu Prices
|Renegade Sirloin & Redrock Grilled Shrimp or Flo's Filet (6 oz.)||$17,09|
|Renegade Sirloin & Redrock Grilled Shrimp or Flo's Filet (Filet 6 oz.)||$24,59|
|Flo's Filet (6 oz.)||$19,59|
|Flo's Filet (8 oz.)||$22,59|
Bonefish Grill is an American casual dining seafood restaurant chain owned and operated by Bloomin' Brands, headquartered in Tampa, Florida. The company was founded on January 15, 2000, in St. Petersburg, Florida, by Tim Curci and Chris Parker.
The company that owns Olive Garden just placed a $780 million bet on a tiny restaurant chain. Facebook/Cheddar's Chain restaurant behemoth Darden Restaurants just snapped up a new eatery for $780 million: Cheddar's Scratch Kitchen.
Smokey Bones. Owned by Barbeque Integrated Inc. and under the umbrella of Sun Capital Partners, Smokey Bones is headquartered in Aventura, Florida. The first Smokey Bones restaurant opened in Orlando in 1999 (JOBS) under its then owners, Darden Restaurants, Inc..
McKerrow was a former manager at Victoria Station, a San Francisco based concept with railroad cars used as dining areas that was popular in the US during the 70's and 80's. The first location, originally called LongHorn Steaks Restaurant & Saloon, opened on Peachtree Street in Atlanta, Georgia.
NEW YORK — Darden Restaurants says it will sell its Red Lobster chain to investment firm Golden Gate Capital in a $2.1 billion cash deal. The company, which also owns Olive Garden, had announced late last year that it planned to either spin off or sell Red Lobster to improve its financial performance.
Today the only other restaurantchain Golden Gate owns besides Red Lobster is California Pizza Kitchen, but their portfolio includes lots of non-restaurant companies, including Eddie Bauer, Payless, and J. Jill.
Ruby Tuesday Inc. is a multinational foodservice retailer that owns, operates, and franchises Ruby Tuesday restaurants. The concept was started in 1972 by Samuel E. (Sandy) Beall, III. The corporation was formed in 1996 as a reincorporation of Morrison Restaurants Inc.
Darden to sell Red Lobster for $2.1 billion. Darden Restaurants said on Friday it has agreed to sell its Red Lobster casual dining chain and related real estate assets to investment firm Golden Gate Capital for $2.1 billion.
On May 16, 2014, Darden announced it would be selling the Red Lobster seafood restaurant chain to Golden Gate Capital for US$2.1 billion. Darden announced the completion of the sale of Red Lobster on July 28, 2014.
Bloomin' Brands Inc. - the company that owns Outback Steakhouse, Bonefish Grill, Carrabba's Italian Grill and Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar - is closing 43 restaurants nationwide.
Olive Garden doesn't franchise. But it could, if a group of investors gets its way. Starboard Value, a New York-based hedge fund, has been pushing for major changes at Olive Garden's parent company, Darden Restaurants, for months now.
Darden Restaurants (NYSE:DRI) competes for the same customers who dine at several other nationwide casual-dining restaurant companies that include Bloomin' Brands (NASDAQ:BLMN) and Brinker International (NYSE:EAT), which are known for their Outback Steakhouse and Chili's Grill & Bar concepts, respectively.
Darden Restaurants is an American multi-brand restaurant operator. A Darden gift card can be used at any Darden owned restaurant chain: Olive Garden, Longhorn Steakhouse, Bahama Breeze, Seasons 52, The Capital Grille, Eddie V's/Wildfish Seafood Grille, Yard House.
LongHorn Steakhouse does not accept reservations but we offer Call-Ahead waiting which allows guests to call and add their name to the wait list. This reduces the wait time at the restaurant. Please use our Restaurant Locator to find the phone number of your local LongHorn Steakhouse.
Average Olive Garden hourly pay ranges from approximately $9.00 per hour for Lava platos to $15.40 per hour for Service Manager. The average Olive Garden salary ranges from approximately $16,963 per year for Server to $54,668 per year for Restaurant Manager.
Applebee's most closely competes with all of Darden's restaurants for casual dining customers, but the company itself is significantly smaller than Darden. Cheesecake Factory (CAKE): The Cheesecake Factory and its secondary chain, Grand Lux Cafes directly compete with Darden's brands, The Olive Garden and Season's 52.