Class Eligibility

Job applicants who applied for front-of-house positions at company-owned Texas Roadhouse restaurants and were denied employment. Only applicants who were 40 or older at the time of their application for front-of-house positions and applied at some point during the Claims Period from January 1, 2007 through December 31, 2014, are eligible to receive a monetary award under the Consent Decree.

Estimated Amount


Proof of Purchase


Case Name

EEOC v. Texas Roadhouse, Inc., Texas Roadhouse Holdings LLC and Texas Roadhouse Management Corp. d/b/a Texas Roadhouse
Case No. 1:11-cv-11732-DJC
United States District Court District of Massachusetts

Case Summary

On March 31, 2017, the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts preliminarily approved a settlement of an age discrimination lawsuit brought by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) against Texas Roadhouse, Inc., Texas Roadhouse Holdings LLC, and Texas Roadhouse Management Corp. (“Texas Roadhouse”). In that lawsuit, EEOC alleged that Texas Roadhouse violated the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (“ADEA”) by refusing to hire applicants 40 years of age and older for front-of-house positions at its restaurants nationwide because of their age.

Settlement Pool



45 days after your postmark date


EEOC v. Texas Roadhouse, Inc. Administrator
P.O. Box 404017
Louisville, KY 40233-4017

5 responses to “Texas Roadhouse Age Discrimination Class Action Settlement”

  1. JEAN ROCHE says:

    I applied at Texas Roadhouse and never got the job. I then worked for Olive Garden, both in Stoughton, MA, area. I am over 40. Please add me and send me an ID thanks!

    ADMIN – Hi Jean,

    We don’t add people. If you are a member of the class you need to click on the link provided and follow the instructions to file your claim.

  2. Linda Love says:

    I’d like a claim form they are not readily available unless you have recoeved a claim numbered notice. What can I do to file without a number?

    ADMIN – Hi Linda,

    You can reach out to the admin using this info: You may call the EEOC with questions at: 855-556-1129.
    You may email the Administrator with corrections to your Claim Form at

  3. Phyllis A Love says:

    I applied at Texas Roadhouse in Elk Grove,CA and never got the job back in 2008. I am having difficulty obtaining a copy of the claim form without an ID number. Could you email me a copy?

    ADMIN – Hi Phyllis,

    You need to reach out to the class action administrator. Their contact info is posted above.

  4. Austin says:

    Hi, I applied for front of house position to Texas roadhouse back 2008 and was denied employment.. I was 43 at the time…

    ADMIN – Hi Austin,

    Refer to class eligibility as posted above.

  5. Andrew Hove says:

    I applied at both Carlsbad and Menaffe and would like to join suit

    ADMIN – Hi Andrew,

    Use the link provided to file a claim.

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