The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Local Government Authority area of Reading

We list 10 breweries in the Local Government Authority area of Reading. Of these, 3 are open breweries, 7 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Double Barrelled Brewery Ltd Tap Room
(Reading, Berkshire 2018-Still Brewing)

Phantom Brewing Co Limited Tap Room
(Reading, Berkshire 2019-Still Brewing)

Zerodegrees (Reading) Brewpub No Cask Ale Photo
(Reading, Berkshire 2007-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Dickens Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Reading, Berkshire 2015-2017)

Flyer & Firkin Closed Brewpub
(Reading, Berkshire 1996-1999)

Heineken UK (Berkshire) Closed No Cask Ale
(Reading, Berkshire 1978-2010)

Hop King Brewing Co Closed
(Reading, Berkshire 2014-2016)

Reading Lion Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Reading, Berkshire 1995-2001)

Tudor Brewing Company Closed Brewpub
(Reading, Berkshire 1999-2000)

Two Bridges Brewery Closed Photo
(Caversham, Berkshire 2009-2013)


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 : 8th February 2023