Fresh foods and a wide variety of dispensed and packaged beverages are a hallmark of the family-owned Newcomb Oil’s FiveStar convenience stores in Kentucky, Indiana and Tennessee. The majority of sites are in the chain’s home state of Kentucky. Breakfast choices include biscuits, sandwiches and breakfast plates with a customer’s choice of items. Hot deli foods, as well as hamburgers and sandwiches, are available at lunch time. Salads, subs, wraps and sandwiches are on the menu all day. The chain typically adds four or five new stores per year. Newcomb Oil also distributes fuel to about 30 dealers.

FiveStar keeps customer engaged with an active Facebook page. Customer comments frequently mention friendly service and clean restrooms.

For benchmarking purposes, store counts are as of Jan. 1, 2022.

Headquarters:Bardstown, Kentucky
No. of Stores:87
Rank Last Year:78