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Our Culture


We grow our business by growing our people

We believe that professional and personal development is the most important ingredient in our recipe for success. One-on-one coaching, mentorship programs and the University of Panda are just a few programs that we offer to our family of associates. The growth of our people is truly the heart of our culture.

Living the Panda Way®

Our Mission

To deliver exceptional Asian dining experiences by building an organization where people are inspired to better their lives.

our values are the foundation upon which panda restaurant group operates


We identify opportunities for growth and lead others to create the future we envision.


We treat each other with respect and seek "win-win" relationships with Guests, business partners and our communities.


For Panda to grow, we must each learn and grow. We are humble and open to new ideas as our world is constantly changing.

Great Operations

We are committed to great operations and upholding our operating culture in our restaurants and Support Center. It is a competitive advantage.


We give our time and resources to support each other and our communities.

Explore Panda’s mission of inspiring better lives through a podcast featuring Andrew and Peggy Cherng and other Panda leaders

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Established in 1999, Panda Cares Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Panda Restaurant Group. We are committed to serving the communities in which we operate by providing food, funding and volunteer services to underserved children and disaster relief efforts.

about our company

about our company

Panda Restaurant Group, the world leader in Asian dining experiences and parent company of Panda Inn, Panda Express and Hibachi-San, is dedicated to creating happiness. Whether through sharing good food with Guests or providing opportunities for professional and personal growth for associates, all are embraced in a genuine family environment that is uniquely Panda.