The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Ceremonial County of Kent

We list 85 breweries in the Ceremonial County of Kent. Of these, 51 are open breweries, 34 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Alpha State Brewery No Cask Ale
(Horsmonden, Kent 2013-Still Brewing)
Larkins Brewery Ltd
(Chiddingstone, Kent 1986-Still Brewing)
The Amazing Brewery Co Ltd Brewpub
(Sandgate, Kent 2016-Still Brewing)
Mad Cat Brewery Ltd
(Faversham, Kent 2012-Still Brewing)
The Brewery Of Angels and Demons Limited
(Capel-Le-Ferne, Kent 2015-Still Brewing)
Musket Brewery Limited
(Linton, Kent 2013-Still Brewing)
Boutilliers Ltd
(Faversham, Kent 2016-Still Brewing)
Nelson Brewing Co. UK Ltd Photo
(Chatham, Kent 2003-Still Brewing)
Breakwater Brewery Limited
(Dover, Kent 2016-Still Brewing)
No Frills Joe Brewing Company
(Greenhithe, Kent 2017-Still Brewing)
Brew Buddies
(Swanley, Kent 2015-Still Brewing)
Northdown Brewery
(Margate, Kent 2018-Still Brewing)
Brumaison Ltd
(Marden, Kent 2017-Still Brewing)
Oak Tavern & Tap House Brewpub
(Sevenoaks, Kent 2018-Still Brewing)
The Canterbury Ales Photo
(Chartham, Kent 2010-Still Brewing)
The Old Dairy Brewing Co Ltd
(Tenterden, Kent 2010-Still Brewing)
Canterbury Brewers Brewpub
(Canterbury, Kent 2011-Still Brewing)
Pig & Porter Brewing Co
(Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent 2013-Still Brewing)
Caveman Brewing Company Ltd Brewpub
(Swanscombe, Kent 2012-Still Brewing)
Ramsgate Brewery Limited Photo
(Broadstairs, Kent 2002-Still Brewing)
Cellar Head Brewing Company Ltd Tap Room
(Flimwell, Kent 2017-Still Brewing)
Range Ales Brewery Limited
(Lympne, Kent 2016-Still Brewing)
Curious Brewery
(Ashford, Kent 2019-Still Brewing)
Rockin' Robin Brewery
(Boughton Monchelsea, Kent 2011-Still Brewing)
The Dartford Wobbler Brewery
(South Darenth, Kent 2002-Still Brewing)
Romney Marsh Brewery Limited
(New Romney, Kent 2015-Still Brewing)
Farriers Arms Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Mersham, Kent 2010-Still Brewing)
Running Man Brewery
(Chatham, Kent 2018-Still Brewing)
Fonthill Brewing Company Brewpub
(Tunbridge Wells, Kent 2017-Still Brewing)
Shepherd Neame Ltd
(Faversham, Kent 1698-Still Brewing)
Four Candles Brewery Brewpub
(Broadstairs, Kent 2014-Still Brewing)
Stag Brewery
(Woodchurch, Kent 2016-Still Brewing)
Gadds' Alternative Name Photo
(Broadstairs, Kent 2002-Still Brewing)
The Swan Microbrewery Brewpub Photo
(West Peckham, Kent 2000-Still Brewing)
P & DJ Goacher
(Tovil, Kent 1983-Still Brewing)
Time & Tide Brewing Ltd
(Worth, Kent 2015-Still Brewing)
Goody Ales Ltd
(Herne, Kent 2012-Still Brewing)
Tonbridge Brewery Ltd Photo
(East Peckham, Kent 2010-Still Brewing)
Headcorn Hop Brewery
(Headcorn, Kent 2019-Still Brewing)
Turnstone Ales
(Whitstable, Kent 2014-Still Brewing)
Hinks' Craft Brewery
(Ruckinge, Kent 2019-Still Brewing)
The Tír Dhá Ghlas Brewing Company Brewpub Photo
(Dover, Kent 2012-Still Brewing)
Hop Fuzz Brewery Ltd
(West Hythe, Kent 2011-Still Brewing)
Wantsum Brewery Ltd
(St Nicholas At Wade, Kent 2009-Still Brewing)
Hopdaemon Brewery Company Limited
(Newnham, Kent 2001-Still Brewing)
Westerham Brewery Company Ltd Photo
(Westerham, Kent 2004-Still Brewing)
Iron Pier Brewery Ltd
(Northfleet, Kent 2017-Still Brewing)
Whitstable Brewery Photo
(Grafty Green, Kent 2003-Still Brewing)
Isla Vale Alesmiths
(Margate, Kent 2014-Still Brewing)
XYLO Brewing Ltd Brewpub
(Margate, Kent 2019-Still Brewing)
Kent Brewery Photo
(Birling, Kent 2010-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

12 Bar Brewing Company Limited Closed
(Marden, Kent 2015-2015)
The Millis Brewing Company Ltd Dead Brand
(South Darenth, Kent 2002-Still Brewing)
Abigale Brewing Company Ltd Closed
(Ashford, Kent 2010-2012)
Minnis Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Stelling Minnis, Kent 1995-1996)
Ales of Kent Brewery Limited Closed
(Boxley, Kent 1999-2002)
Moodley's Microbrewery Closed
(Penshurst, Kent 2009-2012)
Ashford Brewery Closed
(Ashford, Kent 1983-1985)
Old Kent Brewery Company Closed
(Borough Green, Kent 2000-2003)
Attwell's Brewery Closed
(St Nicholas at Wade, Kent 2015-2017)
Packhorse Brewery Closed
(Ashford, Kent 1990-1993)
By The Mile Brewey Closed
(Broadstairs, Kent 2016-2018)
Ripple Steam Brewery Limited Closed
(Sutton, Kent 2011-2019)
Cossack Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Canterbury, Kent 2013-2013)
Royal Tunbridge Wells Brewery Closed
(Rusthall, Kent 1982-1983)
The Flagship Brewery Ltd Closed
(Chatham, Kent 1995-2003)
Royal Tunbridge Wells Brewing Company Limited Closed
(Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent 2010-2012)
The Folkstone Brewery Closed
(Folkestone, Kent 2016-2017)
Samphire Brewery Limited Closed
(Folkestone, Kent 2015-2018)
Fremlins Ltd Closed
(Maidstone, Kent 1790-1972)
Sevenoaks Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Seal, Kent 1981-1986)
G2 Brewing Ltd Closed
(Ashford, Kent 2012-2018)
Simply Hops Closed
(Paddock Wood, Kent 2015-2017)
Gravesend Brewing Company Dead Brand
(South Darenth, Kent 2002-Still Brewing)
Spencers Beer Closed Alternative Name
(Ashford, Kent 2012-2018)
Kent Brewery Ltd Closed
(Betteshanger, Kent 1998-2000)
Swale & North Weald Brewery Closed Alternative Name Photo
(Grafty Green, Kent 1995-2003)
Kent Garden Brewery Closed
(Faversham, Kent 1999-2000)
Swale Brewery Closed Photo
(Grafty Green, Kent 1995-2003)
Kentish Ales Closed
(Rusthall, Kent 1984-1986)
The Tap 'n' Tin Brew Pub Closed Brewpub Photo
(Chatham, Kent 1999-2000)
Kettledrum Brewery Ltd Closed
(Burham, Kent 2017-2018)
Tun, Vine & Press Closed Alternative Name Photo
(Grafty Green, Kent 1995-2003)
Maidstone Brewery Closed
(Maidstone, Kent 2014-2017)
Viking Ales Ltd Closed
(Broadstairs, Kent 1995-1997)


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.

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Last Updated : 20th October 2020