Eat Russian Food Inside a Traditional Spa at Matryoshka in the Financial District

Matryoshka is a traditional Russian bathhouse located deep in the Financial District that also serves up relatively inexpensive, delicious and authentic Russian cuisine.

In this episode from season 2 of Eater's excellent Dining on a Dime series, watch as host Lucas Peterson heads downtown to see what it's all about.

This week on Dining on a Dime, host Lucas Peterson jumps into a pool of 25 degree water and then eats borscht while wearing a bathrobe. The place: Matryoshka, a spa and bathhouse in New York’s Financial District that also serves up some of the most authentic Russian food in the city. Watch as Lucas sweats it out in a steam room and then eats his way through a veritable feast of traditional dishes.

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