The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Local Government Authority area of West Suffolk

We list 16 breweries in the Local Government Authority area of West Suffolk. Of these, 7 are open breweries, 9 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Brewshed Brewery
(Ingham, Suffolk 2011-Still Brewing)

Greene King Brewery Photo
(Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk 1887-Still Brewing)

Munson's Brewery Brewpub
(Gazeley, Suffolk 2018-Still Brewing)

Old Cannon Brewery Ltd Brewpub Photo
(Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk 1999-Still Brewing)

Old Chimneys Brewery
(Market Weston, Suffolk 1995-Still Brewing)

The Iceni Brewery
(Elveden, Suffolk 1995-Still Brewing)

Weird Sisters Brewery
(Great Barton, Suffolk 2018-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Bartrams Brewery Closed
(Rougham, Suffolk 1999-2018)

The Brandon Brewery Closed Photo
(Brandon, Suffolk 2005-2018)

Collingwood Brewery Closed
(Withersfield, Suffolk 2004-2005)

Elveden Ales Closed
(Elveden, Suffolk 2003-2015)

Lidstones Brewery Closed
(Wickhambrook, Suffolk 1998-2003)

Red Rat Craft Brewery Closed
(Denham, Suffolk 2007-2011)

Stansfield Ales Closed Brewpub
(Stansfield, Suffolk 2017-2019)

Toby Jug East Brewery Closed
(Elveden, Suffolk 2009-2009)

Wilde Bull Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Troston, Suffolk 2017-2018)


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.

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Last Updated : 11th September 2020