DARDEN RESTAURANTS INC
Sector: Food and Beverages
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Darden Restaurants, Inc. engages in the ownership and operation of casual dining restaurants in the United States and Canada. The company operates restaurants under the names Red Lobster, Olive Garden, Bahama Breeze, Smokey Bones, and Seasons 52. Red Lobster, a seafood specialty restaurant, offers fresh fish, shrimp, crab, lobster, scallops, and other seafood. Its menu also includes specialty seafood and nonseafood entrees, appetizers, and desserts. Olive Garden, a casual dining Italian restaurant, provides antipasti; soups, salad, and garlic breadsticks; baked pastas; sauteed specialties with chicken, seafood, and fresh vegetables; grilled meats; and various desserts. Bahama Breeze restaurant offers Caribbean-inspired fresh seafood, chicken, and steaks, as well as signature specialty drinks. Smokey Bones restaurant features barbequed pork, beef, and chicken, as well as other grilled favorites. Seasons 52 restaurants offer casually sophisticated fresh grill and wine bar with seasonally inspired menus. As of May 29, 2005, it operated 1,381 restaurants, including 679 Red Lobster, 563 Olive Garden, 32 Bahama Breeze, 104 Smokey Bones, and 3 Seasons 52 restaurants in the United States and Canada. The company was incorporated in 1968 and is based in Orlando, Florida.