Olive Garden Statistics and Facts for 2024

Last Updated on: May 16th, 2024

Here are a few of the most interesting Olive Garden statistics and facts I was able to dig up including restaurant count, revenue totals and employee counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Olive Garden Facts

Here is pretty much everything you ever wanted to know about Olive Garden.

  • Website: Official Website
  • Year Founded: 1982
  • Headquarters: Orlando, FL
  • Founder(s): Bill darden
  • Current Chief Executive: Dan Kiernan
  • Parent Company: Darden Restaurants

Olive Garden statistics restaurant count revenue totals facts 2023Olive Garden is a popular Italian-American restaurant chain known for its casual dining atmosphere and a menu that combines traditional Italian dishes with American influences. The first Olive Garden restaurant was opened in 1982 in Orlando, Florida, and it has since expanded to numerous locations across the United States and in a few other countries.

Olive Garden offers a variety of Italian-inspired dishes, including pasta, salads, soups, breadsticks, and desserts. The menu features classic Italian favorites like spaghetti, lasagna, fettuccine Alfredo, and chicken Parmesan, as well as dishes that incorporate American flavors and ingredients.

One of Olive Garden’s signature features is its unlimited soup, salad, and breadsticks, which are offered as part of their lunch and dinner meals. The restaurant prides itself on its freshly made pasta, flavorful sauces, and made-from-scratch soups.

The dining experience at Olive Garden is typically casual and family-friendly, with comfortable seating and a warm ambiance. The restaurants often feature Italian-inspired décor and attentive service.

In addition to its dine-in service, Olive Garden also offers takeout and catering options, allowing customers to enjoy their favorite dishes at home or for special events.

Olive Garden is known for its commitment to hospitality, and the staff strives to create a welcoming and enjoyable experience for guests. They are often recognized for their attentive service and willingness to accommodate customer preferences.

Olive Garden Restaurant Count

Number of Olive Garden restaurants:

905 restaurants (2023)

Olive Garden Employee Count

Number of Olive Garden employees:

96,000 employees (2023)

Olive Garden Revenue Totals

Olive Garden annual sales:

$4.877 billion (2023)

Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these Olive Garden statistics come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.

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