24. August 2019 - 12:00 till 18:00
The Potion Room - Saturday 24th August 2019 | Cutter & Squidge | Saturday, 24. August 2019
Welcome to the Potion Room!
You are invited to attend a special Potions Class at the secret Cutter & Squidge School of Wizarding Alchemy, where delicious food and magical potions combine in our wonderful and exclusive world of fantasy.
As a wizard-in-the-making, you will be invited to join our Potion Master to learn some of their secrets in an immersive experience, whilst enjoying a feast for all senses.
During the experience, you will be treated to a delicious sweet and savoury Afternoon Tea inspired by classic British flavours and this, combined with the drinkable and edible potions you will be creating, will ensure that you are bubbling to the brim by the time your class ends!
We will not give too much away, you will just need to come and experience it for yourself!
Entrance to the Potion Class experience and the full afternoon tea feast (under 18's MUST be accompanied with an *****)
Entrance to the Potion Class experience, the full afternoon tea feast + 2 alcoholic drinks from our special Potion Room menu + Limited edition goodie bag
Childrens Ticket (8-12 yrs old)
Entrance to the Potion Class experience and a smaller version of the full afternoon tea feast (anyone over the age of 12 will not be permitted entry using this ticket) All children MUST be accompanied with an *****.
Children's VIP Ticket (8-12 yrs old)
Entrance to the Potion Class experience, a smaller version of the full afternoon tea feast + a wizard's drink + a limited edition goodie bag. Anyone over the age of 12 will not be permitted entry using this ticket. All children MUST be accompanied with an *****.
Is the Potion Room connected to any film or character?
No. The Potion Room is a completely new creation by Cutter & Squidge and it not based on any film or character and has no affiliation with any film or character.
Do you cater for any dietary requirements?
We cater for wheat-free (contains nuts), dairy-free, vegan and vegetarian diets, as well as wheat-free vegetarians. Our vegetarian menu and vegan menu are halal-friendly. Our standard menu also contains nuts.
Please be advised that no other dietary requirements can be accommodated.
Do you cater for allergies?
Whilst the upmost care is taken to ensure no contamination occurs, all products are made in a kitchen that handles nuts, egg, gluten, milk and soya, so all of our menus may have trace nuts and other allergens email us at hello@ you require more allergen information.
Is the Wheat Free Menu suitable for coeliac diets?
Our Wheat Free menu has been produced without wheat/gluten, however as it has been made in an environment which handles gluten, we do advise that there may be trace gluten menu is not suitable for severe gluten allergies and coeliac sufferers.
I'm pregnant, is the menu suitable for me?
Everything on our menu is suitable for pregnancies! All ingredients such as milk and eggs are pasteurised, and there is no raw fish.
Can I let you know when we arrive on the day if I have a dietary preference?
No. Please let us know well in advance about your dietary preference. We require at least 7 days’ notice (1 week) before your ticket date otherwise we cannot guarantee availability of your menu. To ensure availability of your required menu, you must tell us your choice of menu when purchasing your tickets as part of the booking process, or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Can I get a printed ticket?
No. The PDF attached to the email you receive after you complete your booking is your ticket. We are unable to provide a printed ticket.
Can I have a refund?
Tickets are non-refundable.
I haven’t received my confirmation email. What should I do?
Please wait 30 minutes and check your spam/junk inbox. If your email has not arrived, then please email us at email@example.com.
I’ve lost my ticket. Can I get it re-sent to me?
Not a problem, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
I can no longer make it to the event. Can I change the day/time of my booking?
No. Tickets are non-amendable and we cannot change the day or time of your booking.
Can I change the number of tickets in my booking?
No, sadly you cannot change the number of tickets but you can try and buy more. Just book it under the same name so we know to seat you together.
Can I get a credit note?
No. We are unable to give you a credit note as we cannot guarantee that you will be able to book at a time suitable to you.
Can I bring my baby?
No. We are very sorry, but we cannot allow any children below 8 years of age into the Potion Room. This is because the experience is interactive and is not suitable for young children and infants which may affect the enjoyment of other guests.
Why are children under 8 years old not allowed?
We have an age policy in place, as this experience is very interactive and deemed to not be suitable for ages younger than 8 years. Also, we are licensed to serve alcohol in the Potion Room, and we aren't eligible to be responsible for minors.
Can children go to the Potion Room alone?
No. Unfortunately, although we completely understand how much children love the world of wizardry, we aren’t a child-only event and do require anyone under the age of 18 to be accompanied with an *****. We are licensed to serve alcohol in the Potion Room, and we aren't eligible to be responsible for minors.
How do I secure a spot?
The only way to secure a spot is to buy tickets in advance online for the date and time chosen.
What are the seating arrangements, can we choose our seat?
The Potion Room seats a maximum of 15 students per time slot, and tables are made up of desks that seat two persons. We allocate seats based on group size. This means you may not be directly next to each other, but we seat groups all together, so you won’t be placed on the other side of the room. The room is intimate, and tables are set like a classroom.
Why can’t we sit together?
Due to the layout of the Potion Room, all guests will be sat in close proximity to each other, but you may not be sat next to each other. The Potion Room seats a maximum of 15 students per time slot, and tables are made up of desks that seat two persons. We allocate seats based on group size.
I want to come with a large group, what do I do?
Each Potion Room class holds a maximum of 15 people at one time and you can buy all 15 tickets if they are available via our booking system.
The booking system is the safest and easiest way to assure large bookings as it shows availability in real time. If the system does not let you book all 15 tickets, then this means that they are not available, and you will need to pick another date.
We cannot accommodate for groups larger than 15 in one Potions Class due to the layout of the room and the experience.
Can I do a private hire of one entire Potions Class?
If you wish to have the room just for you and your guests, you must purchase all 15 tickets for a date and time slot that has availability for it. The best way to find a suitable date is through our booking system, that shows availability in real time.
If the system does not let you book all 15 tickets, then this means that they are not available, and you will need to pick another date.
I want to make a Corporate Booking, what do I do?
Please contact us at email@example.com, we’d be happy to help!
Is there a dress code?
There is no required dress code, but we welcome those budding wizards and witches to get into character if they wish.
Is there wheelchair access, or are there stairs?
Sadly, our Potion Room does not have wheelchair access. Due to the historic nature of the building and the Potion Room being in the old basement accessed by stairs, we are unfortunately unable to provide wheelchair access.
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
We do serve alcohol, so please bring ID. Children's tickets are for ages 8 to 12 years, and anyone under the age of 18 MUST be present with a responsible *****.
Can I leave my luggage?
No. We do have a space for coats and bags, but we do not have space for suitcases or prams.
Can I purchase merchandise?
Yes! We have a gift shop on our website, and also merchandise to purchase on the day in our café.
Can I buy a gift voucher for a friend?
Yes. You can buy a gift voucher on our online gift shop. Vouchers last 10 months and can be bought for various ticket types. Tell your recipient to book as soon as possible to secure the time and date that they wish.
Please see our Terms and Conditions for more information.