The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Local Government Authority area of Maidstone

We list 13 breweries in the Local Government Authority area of Maidstone. Of these, 3 are open breweries, 10 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

P & DJ Goacher
(Tovil, Kent 1983-Still Brewing)

Musket Brewery Limited Tap Room
(Linton, Kent 2013-Still Brewing)

Whitstable Brewery Photo
(Grafty Green, Kent 2003-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

12 Bar Brewing Company Limited Closed
(Marden, Kent 2015-2015)

Ales of Kent Brewery Limited Closed
(Boxley, Kent 1999-2002)

Brumaison Ltd Closed
(Marden, Kent 2017-2022)

Fremlins Ltd Closed
(Maidstone, Kent 1790-1972)

Headcorn Hop Brewery Closed
(Headcorn, Kent 2019-2021)

Maidstone Brewery Closed
(Maidstone, Kent 2014-2017)

Rockin' Robin Brewery Closed
(Boughton Monchelsea, Kent 2011-2022)

Swale & North Weald Brewery Closed Photo
(Grafty Green, Kent 1995-2003)

Swale Brewery Closed Photo
(Grafty Green, Kent 1995-2003)

Tun, Vine & Press Closed Photo
(Grafty Green, Kent 1995-2003)


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 : 3rd May 2023