Skip to content

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Restaurant
$$
“Best brick oven pizza and seafood with a unique and unexpected atmosphere. Great prices. Awesome for a romatic evening or family dinner.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
$$
“My favorite brewhouse and the only one too! A beautiful 45 minute drive on country roads. Good food and outdoor fire on those chilly days.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Executive Chef Christian Mailloux, a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, New York, is Chef-Owner of Red Fire Grille. Chef Christian has had the opportunity to cook regional American cuisine from as far north as New England into the heartland of Memphis, Tennessee and as far south as St. Thomas U.S.V.I. at prestigious country clubs and boutique restaurants. With the chef's extensive knowledge of wine and food pairing, Red Fire Grille is committed to sourcing the region's finest ingredients, preparing an evolving menu and offering the perfect wine complement. Five minute walk or one minute drive from Fig Tree Manor.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Museum
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
  • 1 local recommends
Meal Takeaway
“Charming sandwich and coffee shop combined with an antique and re-sale store”
  • 2 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
$$
  • 1 local recommends
Travel Agency
“About 90 minutes away from the home in Palestine is a railroad lovers dream. The Texas State Railroad Palestine Depot offers rides on vintage steam and diesel locomotives though the piney woods of East Texas. There are also plenty of historic sites to visit in and around the town.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“Named one of the Best Places for Pie in Texas by Texas Highways Magazine & Recognized by Texas Monthly as a Hidden Gem of Texas. Two minutes walk from Fig Tree Manor.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
$$
  • 1 local recommends
Store
  • 1 local recommends
Courthouse
“The Anderson County Courthouse is an historic courthouse located at 1 Public Square in Palestine, Anderson County, Texas. The Beaux-Arts style building was built atop the highest hill in Palestine. Austin architects Charles Henry Page and Louis Charles Page designed the structure. It was built in 1913 and 1914 and dedicated on December 20, 1914 at a cost of approximately $250,000.”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Best brick oven pizza and seafood with a unique and unexpected atmosphere. Great prices. Awesome for a romatic evening or family dinner.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Executive Chef Christian Mailloux, a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, New York, is Chef-Owner of Red Fire Grille. Chef Christian has had the opportunity to cook regional American cuisine from as far north as New England into the heartland of Memphis, Tennessee and as far south as St. Thomas U.S.V.I. at prestigious country clubs and boutique restaurants. With the chef's extensive knowledge of wine and food pairing, Red Fire Grille is committed to sourcing the region's finest ingredients, preparing an evolving menu and offering the perfect wine complement. Five minute walk or one minute drive from Fig Tree Manor.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Charming sandwich and coffee shop combined with an antique and re-sale store”
  • 2 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Diner
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends

Get to know Palestine

Explore more on Airbnb

Experiences in Palestine