The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Ceremonial County of East Sussex

We list 65 breweries in the Ceremonial County of East Sussex. Of these, 34 are open breweries, 31 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

The 1648 Brewing Co Ltd Photo
(East Hoathly, East Sussex 2003-Still Brewing)
Hairy Dog Brewery Tap Room
(Wivelsfield, East Sussex 2018-Still Brewing)
360 Degree Brewing Company
(Sheffield Park, East Sussex 2013-Still Brewing)
Hand Brew Co Ltd Brewpub Tap Room
(Brighton, East Sussex 2016-Still Brewing)
Abyss Brewing Ltd Tap Room
(Lewes, East Sussex 2017-Still Brewing)
Harvey & Son (Lewes) Ltd Photo
(Lewes, East Sussex 1790-Still Brewing)
BRZN
(Brighton, East Sussex 2019-Still Brewing)
High Weald Brewery
(Forest Row, East Sussex 2013-Still Brewing)
Battle Brewery
(Battle, East Sussex 2017-Still Brewing)
Lakedown Brewing Co Tap Room
(Broad Oak, East Sussex 2021-Still Brewing)
The Beak Brewery Limited Tap Room
(Lewes, East Sussex 2020-Still Brewing)
Larrikin Beer Brewpub
(Hove, East Sussex 2018-Still Brewing)
Bedlam Brewery Ltd
(Plumpton Green, East Sussex 2012-Still Brewing)
The Long Man Brewery
(Litlington, East Sussex 2012-Still Brewing)
Beer Me Brewery Brewpub
(Eastbourne, East Sussex 2014-Still Brewing)
Loud Shirt Brewing Co Tap Room
(Brighton, East Sussex 2016-Still Brewing)
Benchmark Brewery
(Eridge Green, East Sussex 2019-Still Brewing)
North Laine Brewhouse Brewpub Photo
(Brighton, East Sussex 2012-Still Brewing)
Brewing Brothers Ltd
(Hastings, East Sussex 2016-Still Brewing)
Old Tree Brewery
(Brighton, East Sussex 2015-Still Brewing)
Brighton Bier Brewery Tap Room
(Brighton, East Sussex 2015-Still Brewing)
Only With Love
(Blackboys, East Sussex 2020-Still Brewing)
BritHop Brewing Co Limited 2022 Updated
(Ringmer, East Sussex 2022-Still Brewing)
Rectory Ales Ltd Photo
(Streat, East Sussex 1996-Still Brewing)
Burning Sky Brewery Ltd
(Firle, East Sussex 2013-Still Brewing)
Rother Valley Brewing Company
(Northiam, East Sussex 1993-Still Brewing)
The FILO Brewing Co Ltd
(Hastings, East Sussex 1985-Still Brewing)
Three Acre Brewery Limited
(Blackboys, East Sussex 2019-Still Brewing)
Furnace Brook Brewery
(Trolliloes, East Sussex 2020-Still Brewing)
The Three Legs Brewing Co Tap Room
(Broad Oak, East Sussex 2015-Still Brewing)
Good Things Brewing Co Ltd Brewing Suspended
(Eridge Green, East Sussex 2018-Brewing Suspended)
UnBarred Brewery Tap Room
(Brighton, East Sussex 2015-Still Brewing)
Gun Brewery Ltd
(Heathfield, East Sussex 2015-Still Brewing)
The Watchmakers Arms Brewery Brewpub
(Hove, East Sussex 2019-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Alexandra Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Portslade, East Sussex 1982-1986)
Franklin's Brewing Co Updated Closed Tap Room
(Ringmer, East Sussex 1980-2021)
Ashdown Ales Ltd Closed
(Withyham, East Sussex 2016-2017)
Full Moon Brewery Closed Photo
(Henley Down, East Sussex 2008-2014)
Beachy Head Brewing Co Ltd Closed
(East Dean, East Sussex 2006-2017)
Goldstone Brewery Ltd Closed
(Ditchling, East Sussex 2013-2017)
Beard & Co. Ltd Closed
(Lewes, East Sussex 1740-1958)
Hastings Brewery Closed
(St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex 2010-2017)
Beercraft Brighton Closed
(Hove, East Sussex 2016-2018)
Hedgehog & Hogshead (Hove) Closed Brewpub
(Hove, East Sussex 1990-2000)
Belchers Brewery (Hove) Closed Brewpub
(Hove, East Sussex 1990-2000)
Holler Brewery Ltd Closed
(Brighton, East Sussex 2017-2019)
Black Cat Brewery Closed
(Framfield, East Sussex 2011-2017)
Isfield Brewing Company Closed
(Framfield, East Sussex 2012-2016)
Brick House Brewing Co Closed
(Brighton, East Sussex 2015-2017)
The Kitchen Garden Brewery Closed
(Sheffield Park, East Sussex 2011-2016)
The Cuckmere Haven Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Exceat Bridge, East Sussex 1994-2003)
Old Forge Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Pett, East Sussex 1995-1998)
Edge Brewing Company Closed
(Bexhill, East Sussex 1995-2011)
The Pells Brewing Co-op Closed Brewpub
(Lewes, East Sussex 2014-2018)
The Engineer Brewery Closed
(High Hurstwood, East Sussex 2018-2020)
Pett Brewery Company Closed Brewpub Photo
(Pett, East Sussex 1995-1998)
Ewhurst Ales Closed
(Ewhurst Green, East Sussex 2016-2017)
Skinners Custom Beers Closed
(Brighton, East Sussex 2000-2001)
Fallen Angel Brewery Closed
(East Hoathly, East Sussex 2004-2012)
Sussex Brewery Limited Closed Brewpub Photo
(Pett, East Sussex 1998-2004)
First Inn, Last Out Dead Brand
(Hastings, East Sussex 1985-Still Brewing)
Turners Brewery Closed
(Ringmer, East Sussex 2013-2015)
Font & Firkin Closed Brewpub Photo
(Brighton, East Sussex 1995-2003)
White Brewing Company Closed
(Bexhill, East Sussex 1995-2011)
Forge Brewery Limited Closed Brewpub Photo
(Pett, East Sussex 1998-2004)


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 : 13th June 2022