Earns-Darden Restaurants

June 21, 2013 - 12:34 PM
In this Wednesday, March 20, 2013 photo people leave an Olive Garden restaurant at sunset in Foxborough, Mass. Darden Restaurants Inc., which has been struggling to hold onto customers in recent years, said Friday, June 21, 2013, that deal offers like a "2 for $25" dinner special helped drive up customer traffic at its flagship Olive Garden and Red Lobster chains in the latest quarter. The company said it will keep stressing the affordability of its food in the year ahead to attract more diners. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)