The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Local Government Authority area of Cumbria

We list 77 breweries in the Local Government Authority area of Cumbria. Of these, 35 are open breweries, 42 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Barngates Brewery Ltd Brewpub Photo
(Barngates, Cumbria 1997-Still Brewing)
Kirkby Lonsdale Brewery Limited (Royal Barn) Tap Room
(Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria 2016-Still Brewing)
Bowness Bay Brewing Ltd Tap Room
(Kendal, Cumbria 2012-Still Brewing)
Lakes Brew Co Tap Room
(Kendal, Cumbria 2021-Still Brewing)
Brack 'N' Brew Brewing Co Brewpub
(Watermillock, Cumbria 2015-Still Brewing)
Langdale Brewing Company Ltd
(Docker, Cumbria 2017-Still Brewing)
Carlisle Brewing Company
(Carlisle, Cumbria 2013-Still Brewing)
Logan Beck Brewing
(Duddon Bridge, Cumbria 2019-Still Brewing)
Coastline Brewery Limited 2023
(Walney Island, Cumbria 2023-Still Brewing)
Old Friends Brewery Brewpub
(Ulverston, Cumbria 2019-Still Brewing)
The Coniston Brewing Co. Ltd Photo
(Coniston, Cumbria 1995-Still Brewing)
Old Vicarage Brewery Tap Room
(Walton, Cumbria 2018-Still Brewing)
Cumbrian Ales
(Hawkshead, Cumbria 2006-Still Brewing)
The Shaws of Grange Brewing Co
(Grange-over-Sands, Cumbria 2019-Still Brewing)
Eden River Brew Co
(Penrith, Cumbria 2012-Still Brewing)
Strands Brewery Ltd Brewpub Photo
(Wasdale, Cumbria 2007-Still Brewing)
Ennerdale Craft Brewery Tap Room
(Rowrah, Cumbria 2010-Still Brewing)
Tarn Hows Brewery Ltd
(Outgate, Cumbria 2014-Still Brewing)
Fell Brewery Ltd
(Flookburgh, Cumbria 2013-Still Brewing)
Tirril Brewery Limited
(Long Marton, Cumbria 1999-Still Brewing)
Gan Yam Brew Co Tap Room
(Kendal, Cumbria 2019-Still Brewing)
Townhouse Brewery
(Dalton-in-Furness, Cumbria 2002-Still Brewing)
Grasmere Brewery
(Grasmere, Cumbria 2018-Still Brewing)
Tractor Shed Brewing Limited Tap Room
(Workington, Cumbria 2013-Still Brewing)
Great Corby Brewhouse
(Great Corby, Cumbria 2008-Still Brewing)
Ulverston Brewing Company Ltd Tap Room
(Ulverston, Cumbria 2006-Still Brewing)
Handsome Brewery Limited
(Bowston, Cumbria 2016-Still Brewing)
Unsworth's Yard Brewery Ltd Tap Room
(Cartmel, Cumbria 2012-Still Brewing)
Hawkshead Brewery Tap Room Photo
(Staveley, Cumbria 2002-Still Brewing)
Westmorland Brewery
(Kendal, Cumbria 2015-Still Brewing)
Healey's Brewery Brewpub
(Pennington, Cumbria 2012-Still Brewing)
Wild Boar Brewery Brewpub
(Windermere, Cumbria 2013-Still Brewing)
Hesket Newmarket Brewery Limited Brewpub Photo
(Hesket Newmarket, Cumbria 1998-Still Brewing)
Windermere Brewing Company Brewpub Photo
(Ings, Cumbria 2006-Still Brewing)
Keswick Brewing Company Tap Room Photo
(Keswick, Cumbria 2006-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Beckstones Brewery Limited Closed
(The Green, Cumbria 2002-2020)
Helm Bar Brewery Closed
(Appleby-in-Westmorland, Cumbria 2015-2018)
Biggar Brewing Co-operative Closed Brewpub
(Biggar, Cumbria 2015-2019)
Karrock Brewery Ltd Closed
(Brampton, Cumbria 2015-2017)
Bitter End Brewing Co Ltd Closed Photo
(Cockermouth, Cumbria 1995-2011)
The Kendal Brewing Company Closed Brewpub
(Kendal, Cumbria 2011-2016)
Blackbeck Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Blackbeck, Cumbria 2009-2018)
Lakeland Brewhouse Closed
(Ulverston, Cumbria 2008-2022)
Brewshine Brewery Closed
(Kendal, Cumbria 2014-2017)
Lakeland Brewing Company Closed
(Kendal, Cumbria 1997-2000)
Cartmel Brewery Closed Photo
(Kendal, Cumbria 1994-1998)
Loweswater Brewery Closed Photo
(Loweswater, Cumbria 2003-2009)
Chadwick's Brewery Closed
(Kendal, Cumbria 2014-2018)
Masons Arms Brewery Closed Brewpub Alternative Name
(Cartmel Fell, Cumbria 1990-2000)
Croglin Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria 2010-2011)
Mitchell Krause Brewing Ltd Tap Room Dead Brand
(Workington, Cumbria 2013-Still Brewing)
Cumberland Breweries Ltd Dead Brand
(Great Corby, Cumbria 2008-Still Brewing)
The New Union Brewing Company Limited Closed Brewpub
(Kendal, Cumbria 2019-2019)
Cumbrian Legendary Ales Ltd Dead Brand
(Hawkshead, Cumbria 2006-Still Brewing)
Nine Standards Brewery Closed
(Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria 2012-2013)
Dent Brewery Ltd Closed
(Sedbergh, Cumbria 1990-2022)
Old Cottage Beer Co Closed
(New Hutton, Cumbria 1996-1998)
Derwent Brewery Closed
(Silloth, Cumbria 1996-2021)
Roa Island Brewing Company Closed Brewpub
(Roa Island, Cumbria 2017-2923)
Eden Brewery Ltd Dead Brand
(Penrith, Cumbria 2012-Still Brewing)
South Lakes Brewing Co Closed
(Ulverston, Cumbria 2016-2022)
Farmers Arms Brewery Closed
(Newton In Furness, Cumbria 2007-2007)
Strawberry Bank Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Cartmel Fell, Cumbria 1990-2000)
Foxfield Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Foxfield, Cumbria 1997-2019)
Stringers Beer Closed
(Ulverston, Cumbria 2008-2022)
Geltsdale Brewery Ltd Closed
(Brampton, Cumbria 2006-2014)
Abraham Thompson's Brewing Company Closed
(Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria 2004-2016)
The Great Gable Brewing Company Ltd Closed
(Egremont, Cumbria 2001-2013)
Twisted Magnolia Brewery Closed
(Keswick, Cumbria 2019-2021)
Greenodd Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Greenodd, Cumbria 2010-2020)
Utown Closed Alternative Name
(Ulverston, Cumbria 2008-2022)
Hardknott Brewery Closed Photo
(Millom, Cumbria 2005-2018)
Watermill Brewing Company Brewpub Dead Brand Photo
(Ings, Cumbria 2006-Still Brewing)
Hartleys (Ulverston) Ltd Closed
(Ulverston, Cumbria 1819-1994)
Whitehaven Brewing Co Ltd Closed
(Ennerdale, Cumbria 2007-2010)
Hawkshead Brewery (Flookburgh) Closed
(Flookburgh, Cumbria 2018-2022)
Yates Brewery Ltd Closed
(Westnewton, Cumbria 1986-2017)


Footnote

Other categories of "brewery" include, amongst others, brewers whose status is uncertain and probably not brewing, closed breweries whose brands are produced elsewhere and brewery groups non-brewing headquarters. Contract, cuckoo and gypsy brewers, who are free to move premisses, and not allocated to a county.

Last Updated : 14th September 2023