The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Local Government Authority area of South Glamorgan

We list 20 breweries in the Local Government Authority area of South Glamorgan. Of these, 11 are open breweries, 9 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

SA Brain & Co Ltd
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 1882-Still Brewing)

Brewhouse & Kitchen (Cardiff) Brewing Suspended Brewpub
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2018-Brewing Suspended)

Crafty Devil Brewing Ltd
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2014-Still Brewing)

Flowerhorn Brewery Ltd Tap Room
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2020-Still Brewing)

Gil's Brewery Ltd Brewing Suspended
(Dinas Powis, South Glamorgan 2018-Brewing Suspended)

Mad Dog Brewery Co Ltd Tap Room
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2014-Still Brewing)

Pipes Beer Small Format
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2008-Still Brewing)

Tomos & Lilford Brewery
(Llandow, South Glamorgan 2013-Still Brewing)

The Vale Of Glamorgan Brewery Limited Alternative Name Photo
(Sully, South Glamorgan 2005-Still Brewing)

VOG Brewery Photo
(Sully, South Glamorgan 2005-Still Brewing)

Zerodegrees (Cardiff) Brewpub No Cask Ale Photo
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2008-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Arcadian Brewing Company Ltd Closed
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2018-2020)

Brewsaurus Closed
(Dinas Powys, South Glamorgan 2017-2019)

Bullmastiff Brewery Closed Photo
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 1987-2019)

Ollie's Brewery Closed
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2016-2018)

Original Brewing Company (Cardiff) Closed Brewpub
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 1997-2000)

Rival Brewing Co Closed
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2017-2022)

Roath Brewery Ltd Closed
(Penylan, South Glamorgan 2016-2018)

Surfing Monkey Brewery Closed
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2014-2019)

Violet Cottage Brewing Company Ltd Closed Brewpub
(Gwaelod-y-Garth, South Glamorgan 2012-2019)


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.

Last Updated : 24th July 2023