When you visit Jenkintown, you’ll appreciate what people have to say about the area’s food and culture. Whichever restaurant you enter, you can try a cheesesteak, a soft pretzel and a water ice, but be sure to leave enough room because there is more to enjoy in the international restaurants and specialty hotels of this neighborhood. Jenkintown is a representation of the larger Philadelphia area and is a magnet for immigrants and their cuisines. German, Asian and Italian cuisines are on the menu at almost any restaurant you enter. A blend of the modern and traditional represents the booming food culture here. As a neighborhood in Philadelphia, Jenkintown offers a great mix of vegetarian and homegrown dishes served with rich-tasting local wines and beers.