The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Local Government Authority area of Ards and North Down

We list 4 breweries in the Local Government Authority area of Ards and North Down. Of these, 2 are open breweries, 2 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Ards Brewing Company Ltd
(Newtownards, County Down 2011-Still Brewing)

Twisted Kettle Brewing Company
(Donaghadee, County Down 2019-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Farmargeddon Brewing Co-op Closed
(Comber, County Down 2014-2023)

Maltmeister Brewery Closed
(Bangor, County Down 2015-2016)


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 : 7th June 2023