The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Lieutenancy Area of Glasgow City

We list 13 breweries in the Lieutenancy Area of Glasgow City. Of these, 7 are open breweries, 6 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Drygate Brewing Company Ltd Updated Tap Room Photo
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 2014-Still Brewing)

Merchant City Brewing Co Ltd
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 2017-Still Brewing)

Overtone Brewing Co
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 2018-Still Brewing)

Ride Brew Co Tap Room
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 2016-Still Brewing)

Shilling Brewing Co. Brewpub
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 2016-Still Brewing)

J & R Tennent Ltd Ceased Ale Production
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 1745-Still Brewing)

West Brewing Company Ltd Brewpub No Cask Ale Photo
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 2006-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Fruitmaker & Firkin Closed Brewpub
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 1998-1999)

The Glaschu Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 1994-1996)

MacLachlan's Brew Bar Closed Brewpub
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 1999-2001)

Miller's Thumb Brewing Company Closed Brewpub No Cask Ale Photo
(Anniesland, Glasgow City 1998-2003)

Mono Restaurant & Bar Closed Brewpub
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 2002-2003)

The Pig & Whistle Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 1984-1986)


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.

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Last Updated : 21st December 2020