Darden Restaurants competitorsClear all

Darden Restaurants's top competitors include Starbucks, Wendy's Company, Bojangles and Luby's.
Darden Restaurants
Darden Restaurants
Darden Restaurants, through its subsidiaries, owns and operates full-service restaurants.
Starbucks
Starbucks
Starbucks is a chain of restaurants that retails handcrafted coffee, tea, and fresh food items.
Wendy's Company
Wendy's Company
Wendy's is an American international fast food restaurant chain.
Bojangles
Bojangles
Bojangles' is a chain of fast-food restaurants specializing in mild cajun seasoning, fried chicken, and buttermilk biscuits.
Luby's
Luby's
Luby's (formerly Luby's Cafeterias, Inc.) operates restaurants under the brands Luby's, Fuddruckers, Koo Koo Roo, and Cheeseburger in Paradise.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1968
Founding Date
1971
Founding Date
1969
Founding Date
1977
Founding Date
1947
Type
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Private
Type
Public
Tags
Locations
Locations
Orlando, US HQ
Orlando, US
Locations
Seattle, US HQ
Vicente López, AR
Cremorne, AU
Wien, AT
São Paulo, BR
Bandar Seri Begawan, BN
Toronto, CA
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Locations
Dublin, US HQ
Locations
Charlotte, US HQ
Locations
Houston, US HQ
Employees
Employees
184,5142% increase
Employees
346,00019% increase
Employees
13,3006% increase
Employees
9,900
Employees
6,1337% decrease
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
11.7 b
Valuation ($)
97 b
Valuation ($)
4.7 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
78.1 m
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
15.1 k
Twitter followers
11 m
Twitter followers
3.7 m
Twitter followers
54
Twitter followers
4.1 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
1
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
906
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
877
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
60
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
6.3
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
205.4
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
16.1
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
62.8%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
92.47%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
93.33%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
181292
Alexa Website Rank
7218
Alexa Website Rank
38484
Alexa Website Rank
169646
Alexa Website Rank
450992
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
3.9
Employee Rating
3.8
Employee Rating
3.2
Employee Rating
3
Employee Rating
N/A

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$7.8b (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$26.5b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$1.7b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
$547.4m (FY, 2017)
Revenue (est.)
$323.5m (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
$8.5b (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$597.5m (FY, 2019)
Cost of goods
$451.4m (FY, 2017)
Cost of goods
N/A
Gross profit
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
$18b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$1.1b (FY, 2019)
Gross profit
$96m (FY, 2017)
Gross profit
N/A
Net income
Net income
($52.4m) (FY, 2020)
Net income
$3.6b (FY, 2019)
Net income
$136.9m (FY, 2019)
Net income
$72m (FY, 2017)
Net income
($15.2m) (FY, 2019)

Operating

Countries
Countries
N/A
Countries
81 (FY, 2019)
Countries
30 (Q3, 2018)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Franchised Restaurants
Franchised Restaurants
70 (Q2, 2018)
Franchised Restaurants
N/A
Franchised Restaurants
6.2 k (Q2, 2018)
Franchised Restaurants
439 (FY, 2017)
Franchised Restaurants
105 (FY, 2018)
Owned Restaurants
Owned Restaurants
N/A
Owned Restaurants
N/A
Owned Restaurants
333 (Q3, 2018)
Owned Restaurants
325 (FY, 2017)
Owned Restaurants
146 (FY, 2018)
Restaurants
Restaurants
1.7 k (Q2, 2018)
Restaurants
N/A
Restaurants
6.6 k (Q3, 2018)
Restaurants
N/A
Restaurants
N/A
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Starbucks
HQ
Seattle, US
Employees
346,000↑ 19% increase

Starbucks is a chain of restaurants that retails handcrafted coffee, tea, and fresh food items.

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Wendy's Company
HQ
Dublin, US
Employees
13,300↑ 6% increase

Wendy's is an American international fast food restaurant chain.

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Bojangles
HQ
Charlotte, US
Employees
9,900

Bojangles' is a chain of fast-food restaurants specializing in mild cajun seasoning, fried chicken, and buttermilk biscuits.

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Luby's
HQ
Houston, US
Employees
6,133↓ 7% decrease

Luby's (formerly Luby's Cafeterias, Inc.) operates restaurants under the brands Luby's, Fuddruckers, Koo Koo Roo, and Cheeseburger in Paradise.

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