About us

The Root of Magic is a family run magical  store at 110 Hope Street in Glasgow City Centre, just 1 minute walk from central station. 

Our location has a coffee shop full of hot and cold wizarding treats including every wizards favourite butterscotch beer original, latte or Frappuccino versions (or for the older witch or wizard alcoholic versions are also available)

Our potions bar is open daily and full of magical cocktails and shots (see bar menu tab on site for bar availability times) 

no need to book in for the coffee shop or bar.

If you wish to advance to potions making, we offer daily potions cocktail brewing sessions which are bookable in advance or can be purchased on the day if space is available.

For a more immersive magical experience, our potions cocktail classes hosted by our professors  are held on Friday & Saturday evenings and can be pre booked online.

we haven’t forgot about the younger witches and wizards, our professors also host children’s potions & science classes on a Saturday morning and on other days during school holidays, see our children’s potions class section to book . For those that live elsewhere in the UK we also offer at home children’s potions class kits to follow along with our professors video at home. 



We are stockists of:
-official Fantastic Beasts merchandise
-official Harry Potter merchandise
-Hoxton Street Monster Supplies

 Our mesmerising classes held in our potions room:

-Children’s Potions & Science classes  
- Adult Potion (Cocktail) classes
-Potions cocktail sessions 

We ship UK wide and worldwide if shipping is paid for from our website if you can’t make it to our store (some items exempt from international shipping) 


Whilst The Root of Magic is a retailer of Officially Licensed Harry Potter & Fantastic Beasts merchandise we are not affiliated with the Harry Potter franchise, J.K. Rowling or Warner Bros.