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Greene King Brewery

Brewery Which Operates a Tap Room
AddressGreene King Brewery
Westgate Street
Bury St Edmunds
IP33 1QT
PhoneLandline: 01284 763222
e-mailcustomersales -AT-
Social MediaLink to FacebookLink to X pageLink to Instagram page
County (see footnote)Ceremonial
Local Authority
West Suffolk

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This brewery started with the merger of E Greene & Sons and F W King & Sons in 1887. The newly merged brewery was based at the Greene site where brewing had been going on since 1806. Over the years a number of breweries have been taken over. More Recently Morland PLC and Ruddles Brewery Ltd beers have been acquired and are brewed here alongside the Greene King range. In July 2005 they took over TD Ridley & Sons Ltd and Belhaven Brewing Co Ltd later in the same year. Took over Hardys & Hansons PLC in September 2006. The brewery was taken over by the CK Bidco of Hong Kong in October 2019.

Beers Brewed

We do not maintain a list of beers brewed by each brewery. There may be a list on the brewery's own website. A crowd-sourced beer list is also available on the Untappd page for this brewery. For historical information, we suggest you also visit the brewery page on the unfortunately no longer updated Beermad.


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Last Checked : 15th June 2023 by RP

Last Updated : 15th June 2022 by RP