Grab your wand and apparition yourself down to this hip, subtly Harry Potter-themed bar in the heart of Toronto. Witches, wizards, and muggles alike are welcome at The Lockhart, which opened its doors in 2015 to the rousing cheers of Harry Potter fans around the globe. Pick your poison, potion or elixir from a list as long as Dumbledore's beard, then grab a seat against one of the brick walls. The decor around the bar hints at themes and characters from the beloved books; keep an eye out for things like the Deathly Hallows symbol or deer head patronus hidden around the bar.
Located between Yonge and Jarvis, just south of Wellesley, this is Toronto's only drag bar and nightclub, housed under a Victorian roof. Crews & Tango, features two individual dance floors that are energized by some of the best DJs in town. Predominantly a gay bar complete with drag shows, it also showcases live music programs and theme nights. The music played here ranges from disco, retro, house, Hip Hop and R&B tunes. Plenty of space, exuberant crowd, some really awesome drinks and awesome music makes this place truly unique and a definite must-visit.
With a global fan following, Spin is a unique bar that offers potent drinks, ping pong fun and a trendy ambiance, making SPiN Toronto one of the city's most sought after spots. The bar's contemporary interior is adequately divided into a play area for ping pong and lounge. After a long ping pong game with your friends, you can enjoy a massive burger and a beer and then resume your game again. There's great music playing in the background and the patrons are always friendly and fun to be around. So it's a total win-win situation even if you loose a game!