About Us | Bahama Breeze

It's all about unleashing fun with extra sunshine.

Bahama Breeze offers fresh, Caribbean-inspired food and refreshing cocktails in a warm and vibrant atmosphere. What makes us so inviting are the fun people with welcoming attitudes who work here. Are you ready to help our guests enjoy an island escape?

Bahama Breeze restaurant staff

Founded in 1996 in Orlando, FL

Over 40 restaurants in the U.S.

2.8 million empanadas sold a year

Live music at all locations throughout the week

440,000+ meals donated since 2003

More than 30 island-inspired cocktails

Commitment to team & community

Flexible Schedules

Flexible Schedules

We offer flexible work schedules and accommodate our team members' other life commitments.

Power of Darden

Power of Darden

Bahama Breeze is part of the Darden family of restaurants, which includes Olive Garden, LongHorn Steakhouse, Cheddars Scratch Kitchen, Yard House, The Capital Grille, Seasons 52 and Eddie V's. That gives you the potential to continue your career with us in a new opportunity at locations across the U.S.

Inclusion & Diversity

Inclusion & Diversity

Even though we have a common vision, we embrace and celebrate individual differences. Inclusion and diversity are woven throughout the fabric of our culture. Every day, we strive to maximize our differences to support the business strategy and create an environment where all team members can reach their greatest potential.

Veteran Support

Veteran Support

We are committed to providing career opportunities to veterans and their families. We take pride in giving military families the support they deserve and value the extra dedication, loyalty and honor they bring to our team.



At Bahama Breeze, we are pleased to support many community initiatives. Every location participates in our Harvest Program by contributing high-quality food items, such as steak, seafood and vegatables, on a weekly basis to community food banks and other nonprofits to help feed the hungry. Darden Dimes is an internal program funded by team members that provides more than $1.5 million in assistance to coworkers facing emergencies.

Good times & island vibes

Every day, we want to extend a bit of island attitude to our work environment...and we do that through our culture. That means a sunny smile, even on a rainy day. Appreciation for a job well done. A helping hand you can always count on. It's what makes working at Bahama Breeze such a pleasure.

Vibrant work culture at Bahama Breeze

Be vibrant

Be energetic and upbeat. Let your personality shine. Create a positive vibe. Be happy, don't worry.

Island vibe at Bahama Breeze

Be islandy

Welcome everyone like family. Give a tour, extend a hand. Close your eyes, go to your island. Feel the sand between your toes.

Fun work environment at Bahama Breeze

Be fun

Laugh like a gull. Make a big splash. Boogie with a stranger. Celebrate an occasion.

Share our principles

Respect & Caring | Learning & Teaching | Integrity & Fairness | Energy & Fun | Excellence & Pride | Inclusion & Diversity | Balance & Flexibility