Rank: 2

2018 F&B sales: $150M

2018 total U.S. living units: 26,800

2018 total properties: 264  

Location: Newton, Mass.


Through its Five Star Culinary Institute and under the direction of celebrity chef Brad Miller, Five Star has trained more than 100 of its community chefs across both classical and new techniques—from knife skills and plating to using locally sourced ingredients. Residents can enjoy a meal in the dining room or opt for lighter fare at a bistro, underpinned by a dining strategy that cultivates new menu items while staying true to local and regional nuances.


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Source: Data courtesy of Technomic. All sales figures are estimates.