Warner Brothers

Butterbeer Bar NYC/London

In 2021, Cod Steaks completed two landmark projects for Warner Brothers. The new Harry Potter Flagship Store in New York and the  Harry Potter Photographic Exhibition located in Covent Garden, London.

A key component to the brand offer for Harry Potter is Butterbeer. As part of the design we were asked to design and build the Butterbeer Bar in New York. This high footfall space, featured a massive wall with 2000 individual light up bottles, moving bubble pipes, barrels of Butterbeer, stained glass effects, maically moving menu screens as well as newspaper tables and scenic theming and furniture.

Included within the Harry Potter Photographic Exhibition a large Butterbeer bar area this included sit in stills with bubble tubes, sit in barrels, decorative signage and lightboxes, copper tubes spanning the ceiling as well as many props and memorabilia.