Bahama Breeze

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Bahama Breeze
Wholly owned subsidiary
Traded as NYSEDRI
Industry Restaurant
Genre Casual dining
Founded Orlando, Florida (1996 (1996))
Number of locations
37 (2014)
Key people
Clarence Otis, Jr.
(Former CEO/Chairman of Darden)
Parent Darden Restaurants, Inc.
Footnotes / references
A Bahama Breeze in Livonia, Michigan.

Bahama Breeze is an American restaurant chain owned by Darden Restaurants. They specialize in Caribbean-inspired seafood, chicken, steaks, and tropical drinks.[1][2]


Founded in 1996 by Darden Restaurants, Inc., their first location was in Orlando, Florida on International Drive.[1][2]

As of April 2014, there are 37 Bahama Breeze locations in the United States.[1] Most locations are in suburban retail districts and tourist areas.[citation needed]


  1. ^ a b c d Darden Restaurants, Inc. (May 29, 2011). "FY 2011 10-K". U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Retrieved April 11, 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "About Bahama Breeze". Bahama Breeze. Retrieved April 11, 2012. 

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