The Darden family of restaurants features some of the most recognizable and successful brands in full-service dining. Through subsidiaries, we own and operate more than 1,600 restaurants, employ 165,000 people and serve 380 million guests a year.

Darden’s Mission

Be financially successful through great people consistently delivering outstanding food, drinks and service in an inviting atmosphere, making every guest loyal!

Darden’s Vision

Support best-in-class restaurant brands, helping them reach their full potential by leveraging scale, insight and experience.

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February 22, 2018 Darden Restaurants Announces Final Results for Cash Tender Offers and Consent Solicitations for its 6.000% Senior Notes due 2035 and 6.800% Senior Notes due 2037
Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today announced the final results as of 11:59 p.m. , New York City time, on February 21, 2018 (the "Expiration Date") for its previously announced cash tender offers (each, an "Offer" and collectively, the "Offers") to purchase any and all of its outstanding 6.000% Senior Notes due 2035 (the "2035 Notes") and 6.800% Senior Notes due 2037 (the "2037 Notes" and, together with the 2035 Notes, the "Notes"). In conjunction with the Offers, Darden also announced the final results for its previously announced solicitations (each, a "Consent Solicitation" and collectively, the "Consent Solicitations") of consents (the "Consents") to amend certain provisions of the indenture under which the Notes were issued (the "Proposed Amendments"). The Offers and the Consent Solicitations were made upon the terms and subject to the conditions set forth in its Offer to Purchase and Consent Solicitation Statement, dated January 24, 2018 (the "Offer to Purchase"), and the...
February 12, 2018 Darden Restaurants Announces Early Tender Results for Cash Tender Offers and Consent Solicitations for its 6.000% Senior Notes due 2035 and 6.800% Senior Notes due 2037
Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today announced the early tender results as of 5:00 p.m. , New York City time, on February 9, 2018 (the "Extended Early Tender Date") for its previously announced cash tender offers (each, an "Offer" and collectively, the "Offers") to purchase any and all of its outstanding 6.000% Senior Notes due 2035 (the "2035 Notes") and 6.800% Senior Notes due 2037 (the "2037 Notes" and, together with the 2035 Notes, the "Notes"). In conjunction with the Offers, Darden also announced the results as of the Extended Early Tender Date for its previously announced solicitations (each, a "Consent Solicitation" and collectively, the "Consent Solicitations") of consents (the "Consents") to amend certain provisions of the indenture under which the Notes were issued (the "Proposed Amendments"). The Offers and the Consent Solicitations are being made upon the terms and subject to the conditions set forth in its Offer to Purchase and Consent Solicitation Statement, dated...
February 7, 2018 Darden Restaurants Announces Early Tender Results for Cash Tender Offers and Consent Solicitations for its 6.000% Senior Notes due 2035 and 6.800% Senior Notes due 2037 and Extension of Early Tender Date
Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE: DRI) today announced the early tender results as of 5:00 p.m. , New York City time, on February 6, 2018 (the "Original Early Tender Date") for its previously announced cash tender offers (each, an "Offer" and collectively, the "Offers") to purchase any and all of its outstanding 6.000% Senior Notes due 2035 (the "2035 Notes") and 6.800% Senior Notes due 2037 (the "2037 Notes" and, together with the 2035 Notes, the "Notes"). In addition, Darden today announced that it is extending the previously announced Original Early Tender Date in connection with the Offers and related Consent Solicitations (as defined below) to 5:00 p.m. , New York City time, on February 9, 2018 (such time and date, as the same may be further extended with respect to one or both series of Notes, the "Extended Tender Date"). In conjunction with the Offers, Darden also announced the results as of the Original Early Tender Date for its previously announced solicitations (each, a...