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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Matt Coneybeare

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Matt enjoys exploring the City's food scene with his Wife and the outdoors with their three dogs. He is an avid marathon runner, and spends most of his time working from a treadmill desk at home.

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