The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Local Government Authority area of East Devon

We list 13 breweries in the Local Government Authority area of East Devon. Of these, 8 are open breweries, 5 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Branscombe Brewery Photo
(Branscombe, Devon 1992-Still Brewing)

Checkstone Brewery Brewpub
(Exmouth, Devon 2016-Still Brewing)

Crossed Anchors Brewing Company llp Brewpub
(Exmouth, Devon 2015-Still Brewing)

Gilt & Flint
(Musbury, Devon 2020-Still Brewing)

Many Hands Brewery Ltd Small Format
(Honiton, Devon 2018-Still Brewing)

New Devon Brewing Ltd
(Woodbury Salterton, Devon 2019-Still Brewing)

Otter Brewery Ltd
(Luppitt, Devon 1990-Still Brewing)

Powderkeg Brewery Ltd
(Woodbury Salterton, Devon 2015-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Axe Vale Brewery Closed
(Colyton, Devon 1983-1986)

Axminster Brewery Closed
(Fordwater, Devon 1988-1989)

Blackdown Brewery Ltd Closed
(Dunkeswell Airfield, Devon 2002-2008)

O'Hanlon's Brewery Ltd Closed
(Whimple, Devon 1996-2013)

Woodbury Ales Closed
(Woodbury, Devon 2016-2017)


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 : 14th December 2021