The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Local Government Authority area of Mendip

We list 11 breweries in the Local Government Authority area of Mendip. Of these, 5 are open breweries, 6 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Blindmans Brewery Ltd Photo
(Leighton, Somerset 2002-Still Brewing)

Frome Brewing Company Ltd
(Frome, Somerset 1999-Still Brewing)

Gert Lush Brewing Company Ltd No Cask Ale
(Wookey, Somerset 2021-Still Brewing)

Glastonbury Brewing Co
(Glastonbury, Somerset 2002-Still Brewing)

Yonder Brewing & Blending Tap Room
(Binegar, Somerset 2018-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Ash Vine Brewery (SW) Ltd Closed
(Frome, Somerset 1987-2001)

Beacon Brewery Closed
(Oakhill, Somerset 1981-1983)

Devilfish Brewery Limited Closed
(Hemington, Somerset 2010-2013)

God Beer Closed Brewpub
(Lower Godney, Somerset 2014-2018)

Miner's Arms Brewery Closed
(Westbury-sub-Mendip, Somerset 1973-1990)

Oakhill Brewery Closed
(Oakhill, Somerset 1984-2004)


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 : 9th March 2022