Enjoy the wonders of Harry Potter right in your own home with these wizard inspired Harry Potter appetizers, snacks, and desserts. Book and movie lovers alike will find magical snacks and fun Harry Potter food ideas that will transport you to the wonderful world of wizards and have your taste buds thanking you.
Take a food tour around Diagon Ally with these magical snacks. You’ll find drinks and hearty food from London’s oldest pub, the Leaky Cauldron as well as fare inspired by the Three Broomsticks, the trolly cart on Hogwarts Express, and of course Honeyduke’s.
Oh and don’t worry, you’ll find a few nods to Fred and George in there as well!
With this complete list, you’ll find everything you need to throw Harry the best party, have a fun movie night with fellow Potterheads, or simply enjoy some whimsical food.
So make up a few of these fun Harry Potter recipes, print out some of these Harry Potter trivia questions (or these Harry Potter would you rather questions), and get ready for the most magical night ever!
Savory Harry Potter Appetizers
Let’s kick off this list with hearty foods first and save the sweet stuff for later. Below you’ll find tasty appetizers that are perfect for any Harry Potter occasion – from shepherd’s pie to Sprout’s Garden to cleverly shaped cheeseballs.
Butterbeer Inspired Snacks
Butterbeer is a quintessential Harry Potter flavor. There are infinite ways to incorporate the delicious flavor into various Harry Potter food ideas, here are some of my favorites.
Harry Potter Drinks
Butterbeer is not the only drink in the wizarding community. Here is is a whole list of potions, brews, and waters that the whole family can enjoy together.
Harry Potter Desserts for Your Sweet Tooth
Sticking with muggle customs, I saved dessert for last, but not least. Below you’ll find Harry’s favorite treat, chocolate frogs, acid pops, and so much more.
Forget being a muggle for a few hours and enjoy these magical treats with friends and family. My son loves all things Harry Potter so I can’t wait to use these for his next birthday party. I’d love to hear how you used the recipes in the comments section below!
More Fun Harry Potter Ideas
Don’t just stop with the food. Make your Harry Potter party better with these fun additions!
- Harry Potter scavenger hunt – riddles based on the books and movies leading to a Harry Potter themed surprise!
- Harry Potter danger words – this crazy game will have you trying to get people to guess the right word without guessing the dangerous one!
- Harry Potter coloring pages – color all your favorite wizards in their Hogwarts house colors!
- Harry Potter games – every game you can imagine, perfect for celebrating Harry Potter’s birthday July 31st!
- Harry Potter charades – this is your chance to pretend to be in your favorite Harry Potter movie while acting out words!