The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Local Government Authority area of Cardiff

We list 15 breweries in the Local Government Authority area of Cardiff. Of these, 7 are open breweries, 8 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) Updated Brewpub
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2018-Still Brewing)

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

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

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

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

Bullmastiff Brewery Updated 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 Updated 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 Updated 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 : 15th July 2022