Cheddar's Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1979

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 23,000


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 4

  • Investments
  • 2

Cheddar's General Information


Operator of a casual dining restaurant chain based in Irving, Texas. The company offers a variety of food items such as onion rings, salmon filets, ribs, buttermilk, croissant, and bacon.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Cheddar's Casual Cafe
Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Restaurants and Bars
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • 2900 Ranch Trail
  • Irving, TX 75063
  • United States
+1 (972) 000-0000

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Cheddar's Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Cheddar's Comparisons

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Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Cheddar's Competitors (55)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Perkins Restaurant & Bakery Private Equity-Backed Atlanta, GA 0000 0000 000000000000
International Dairy Queen Venture Capital-Backed Bloomington, MN 000 00.000 000000 - 000 00.000
Garbanzo Fresh Mediterranean Formerly PE-Backed Aurora, CO 000 000000000000
Fresca's Mexican Grill Corporate Backed or Acquired Costa Mesa, CA 000000&0
Olive Garden Corporation Orlando, FL 00000
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Cheddar's Executive Team (9)

Name Title Board Seat
Ian Baines President and Chief Executive Officer
Doug Rogers Co-Founder & President
Chris Albanese Senior Vice President, Finance
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Cheddar's Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since
000000 0000 Self Board Member & Co-Founder 000 0000
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Cheddar's Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Majestic Referring Domains


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Cheddar's Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Cheddar's Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Shamrock Hills Restaurant 09-Mar-2020 000000000 Buildings and Property
Greer Companies (44 restaurant locations) 05-Jan-2017 Buyout/LBO Buildings and Property 000 00000
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Cheddar's FAQs

  • When was Cheddar's founded?

    Cheddar's was founded in 1979.

  • Who is the founder of Cheddar's?

    Doug Rogers is the founder of Cheddar's.

  • Who is the CEO of Cheddar's?

    Ian Baines is the CEO of Cheddar's.

  • Where is Cheddar's headquartered?

    Cheddar's is headquartered in Irving, TX.

  • What is the size of Cheddar's?

    Cheddar's has 23,000 total employees.

  • What industry is Cheddar's in?

    Cheddar's’s primary industry is Restaurants and Bars.

  • Is Cheddar's a private or public company?

    Cheddar's is a Private company.

  • What is the current valuation of Cheddar's?

    The current valuation of Cheddar's is 00000.

  • What is Cheddar's’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Cheddar's is 00000.

  • Who are Cheddar's’s investors?

    Brazos Private Equity Partners, L Catterton, and Oak Investment Partners have invested in Cheddar's.

  • Who are Cheddar's’s competitors?

    Perkins Restaurant & Bakery, International Dairy Queen, Garbanzo Fresh Mediterranean, Fresca's Mexican Grill, and Olive Garden are some of the 55 competitors of Cheddar's.

  • When was Cheddar's acquired?

    Cheddar's was acquired on 24-Apr-2017.

  • Who acquired Cheddar's?

    Cheddar's was acquired by Darden Restaurants.

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