Rank: 1

2018 F&B sales: $489M

2018 total U.S. living units: 84,300

2018 total U.S. properties: 892

Location: Brentwood, Tenn.


Throughout 2019, Brookdale’s culinary teams continued investing in culinary systems and training, as well incorporating local ingredients and dishes—all within the company’s philosophy that eating well is pivotal to healthy aging. Its award-winning Clare Bridge dining program continues to focus on providing dementia-friendly menus, familiar selections and easy-to-manage choices, with the goal of allowing memory care residents to feel empowered and maintain their independence for a sustained period.


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