The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Ceremonial County of Merseyside

We list 49 breweries in the Ceremonial County of Merseyside. Of these, 24 are open breweries, 25 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Ad Hop Brewing Ltd
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2014-Still Brewing)
Higson's No Cask Ale Tap Room Alternative Name
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2019-Still Brewing)
Azvex Brewing Company
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2021-Still Brewing)
Howzat Brewery Ltd Brewpub
(St Helens, Merseyside 2019-Still Brewing)
Beer Station Brewery Ltd Brewpub
(Formby, Merseyside 2019-Still Brewing)
Liverpool Brewing Company Ltd
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2018-Still Brewing)
Big Bog Brewing Company Tap Room
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2011-Still Brewing)
Love Lane Brewing Limited No Cask Ale Tap Room
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2019-Still Brewing)
Black Lodge Brewing Tap Room
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2015-Still Brewing)
The Melwood Beer Company
(Prescot, Merseyside 2013-Still Brewing)
Brimstage Brewing Co Ltd
(Brimstage, Merseyside 2006-Still Brewing)
Neptune Brewery Ltd Tap Room
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2015-Still Brewing)
Brooks Brewhouse Limited Small Format
(Hoylake, Merseyside 2017-Still Brewing)
The Peerless Brewing Company Ltd Tap Room Photo
(Birkenhead, Merseyside 2009-Still Brewing)
Carnival Brewing Company Limited Tap Room
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2018-Still Brewing)
Red Star Brewery (Formby) Ltd
(Formby, Merseyside 2015-Still Brewing)
Conch Brewing
(St Helens, Merseyside 2018-Still Brewing)
Rock The Boat Brewery
(Crosby Village, Merseyside 2015-Still Brewing)
Connoisseur Ales Brewery Brewing Suspended Tap Room
(St Helens, Merseyside 2014-Brewing Suspended)
Southport Brewery Photo
(Southport, Merseyside 2004-Still Brewing)
Glen Affric Brewery Limited Tap Room
(Birkenhead, Merseyside 2016-Still Brewing)
Stamps Brewery
(Bootle, Merseyside 2012-Still Brewing)
Handyman Brewery Brewpub
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2017-Still Brewing)
Top Rope Brewing Limited Tap Room
(Bootle, Merseyside 2016-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

3 Potts Brewing Co Closed
(Southport, Merseyside 2015-2018)
Gibberish Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2017-2020)
Baltic Fleet Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2002-2016)
Higson's Brewery Ltd Closed
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2007-2008)
Beecham's Bar and Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(St Helens, Merseyside 1997-2004)
Higson's Brewery Ltd Closed
(Liverpool, Merseyside 1780-1990)
The Betwixt Beer Company Ltd Closed
(Birkenhead, Merseyside 2005-2009)
JMU Closed Non-commercial Brewery
(Liverpool, Merseyside)
Black Horse and Rainbow Closed Brewpub Alternative Name Photo
(Liverpool, Merseyside 1990-2004)
Liverpool Brewing Company Closed Brewpub Photo
(Liverpool, Merseyside 1990-2004)
Robert Cain & Co Ltd Closed Alternative Name Photo
(Liverpool, Merseyside 1991-2013)
Liverpool Craft Beers Ltd Closed
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2011-2019)
The Robert Cain Brewery Closed Photo
(Liverpool, Merseyside 1991-2013)
Liverpool One Brewery Limited Closed
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2010-2014)
Cambrinus Craft Brewery Closed
(Prescot, Merseyside 1997-2011)
Liverpool Organic Brewery Ltd Closed Photo
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2009-2018)
Canavans Brewery Closed Photo
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2005-2008)
Mad Hatter Brewing Company Closed
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2013-2018)
The Craft Brewery Limited Closed
(Southport, Merseyside 2015-2019)
Passageway Brewing Company Closed Photo
(Liverpool, Merseyside 1994-2001)
Evening Star Brewery Ltd Closed Brewpub
(St Helens, Merseyside 2012-2013)
Uncanny Valley Brewing Company Limited Closed
(Prescot, Merseyside 2019-2019)
Finch & Firkin Closed Brewpub
(Liverpool, Merseyside 1993-1999)
George Wright Brewing Company Closed Photo
(Rainford, Merseyside 2003-2019)
George Wright Brewing Company Closed Alternative Name Photo
(Rainford, Merseyside 2003-2019)
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 : 7th December 2021