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Alvarado Restaurant Nation

Alvarado Restaurant Nation

Updated October 2021.


Employees say this is a great place to work

Company Overview

About The Company

As a family business founded in 1984 in Denver, CO with 1 Taco Bell restaurant we are now operating 3 brands in 5 states with over 250 restaurants. We are a people business with a mission to Deliver Delight to our team members, our guests and within the communities in which we do business. We accomplish this by staying true to our 3 core values which ask us to; Be Our Best Selves, to See it, Own it, Crush it and to Make Moments Count.


4,000 U.S.-based Employees



Employee Demographics


Company Culture at Alvarado Restaurant Nation

The employee experience below at Alvarado Restaurant Nation, compared to a typical company.

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64% of employees at Alvarado Restaurant Nation say it is a great place to work compared to 59% of employees at a typical U.S.-based company.

  • Alvarado Restaurant Nation
  • 64%
  • Typical Company
  • 59%

Source: Great Place to Work® 2019 U.S. National Employee Engagement Study.

When you join the company, you are made to feel welcome.
People here are given a lot of responsibility.
I am given the resources and equipment to do my job.
Management has a clear view of where the organization is going and how to get there.
I believe management would lay people off only as a last resort.

Why Work at Alvarado Restaurant Nation?

See what employees say about what makes Alvarado Restaurant Nation a great workplace. These words are drawn from employee comments on the Trust Index™ survey.

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