The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Ceremonial County of Merseyside

We list 48 breweries in the Ceremonial County of Merseyside. Of these, 25 are open breweries, 23 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)
Beer Station Brewery Ltd Brewpub
(Formby, Merseyside 2019-Still Brewing)
Howzat Brewery Ltd Brewpub
(St Helens, Merseyside 2019-Still Brewing)
Big Bog Brewing Company Tap Room
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2011-Still Brewing)
Liverpool Brewing Company Ltd
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2018-Still Brewing)
Black Lodge Brewing Tap Room
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2015-Still Brewing)
Love Lane Brewing Limited No Cask Ale Tap Room
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2019-Still Brewing)
Brimstage Brewing Co Ltd
(Brimstage, Merseyside 2006-Still Brewing)
The Melwood Beer Company
(Prescot, Merseyside 2013-Still Brewing)
Brooks Brewhouse Limited
(Hoylake, Merseyside 2017-Still Brewing)
Neptune Brewery Ltd Tap Room
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2015-Still Brewing)
Carnival Brewing Company Limited Tap Room
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2018-Still Brewing)
The Peerless Brewing Company Ltd Tap Room Photo
(Birkenhead, Merseyside 2009-Still Brewing)
Conch Brewing
(St Helens, Merseyside 2018-Still Brewing)
Red Star Brewery (Formby) Ltd
(Formby, Merseyside 2015-Still Brewing)
Connoisseur Ales Brewery Tap Room
(St Helens, Merseyside 2014-Still Brewing)
Rock The Boat Brewery
(Crosby Village, Merseyside 2015-Still Brewing)
The Craft Brewery Limited
(Southport, Merseyside 2015-Still Brewing)
Southport Brewery Photo
(Southport, Merseyside 2004-Still Brewing)
Gibberish Brewery Brewpub
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2017-Still Brewing)
Stamps Brewery
(Bootle, Merseyside 2012-Still Brewing)
Glen Affric Brewery Limited Tap Room
(Birkenhead, Merseyside 2016-Still Brewing)
Tyton Brewery
(Southport, Merseyside 2018-Still Brewing)
Handyman Brewery Brewpub
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2017-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

3 Potts Brewing Co Closed
(Southport, Merseyside 2015-2018)
Higson's Brewery Ltd Closed
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2007-2008)
Baltic Fleet Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2002-2016)
Higson's Brewery Ltd Closed
(Liverpool, Merseyside 1780-1990)
Beecham's Bar and Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(St Helens, Merseyside 1997-2004)
JMU Closed Non-commercial Brewery
(Liverpool, Merseyside)
The Betwixt Beer Company Ltd Closed
(Birkenhead, Merseyside 2005-2009)
Liverpool Brewing Company Closed Brewpub Photo
(Liverpool, Merseyside 1990-2004)
Black Horse and Rainbow Closed Brewpub Alternative Name Photo
(Liverpool, Merseyside 1990-2004)
Liverpool Craft Beers Ltd Closed
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2011-2019)
Robert Cain & Co Ltd Closed Alternative Name Photo
(Liverpool, Merseyside 1991-2013)
Liverpool One Brewery Limited Closed
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2010-2014)
The Robert Cain Brewery Closed Photo
(Liverpool, Merseyside 1991-2013)
Liverpool Organic Brewery Ltd Closed Photo
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2009-2018)
Cambrinus Craft Brewery Closed
(Prescot, Merseyside 1997-2011)
Mad Hatter Brewing Company Closed
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2013-2018)
Canavans Brewery Closed Photo
(Liverpool, Merseyside 2005-2008)
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)


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 : 24th September 2020