The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Local Government Authority area of Cheshire West and Chester

We list 19 breweries in the Local Government Authority area of Cheshire West and Chester. Of these, 8 are open breweries, 11 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

The Beer Refinery
(Wervin, Cheshire 2014-Still Brewing)

Brewhouse & Kitchen (Chester) Updated Brewpub Photo
(Chester, Cheshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Chapter Brewing Company Limited Updated
(Sutton Weaver, Cheshire 2016-Still Brewing)

The Oaks Brewing Co Ltd Updated
(Little Stanney, Cheshire 2017-Still Brewing)

Pied Bull Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Chester, Cheshire 2011-Still Brewing)

Sandiway Ales Updated Brewing Suspended
(Sandiway, Cheshire 2003-Brewing Suspended)

Spitting Feathers Brewery
(Waverton, Cheshire 2005-Still Brewing)

Weetwood Ales Ltd Updated
(Kelsall, Cheshire 1993-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Brewing 8 Mile High Closed Non-commercial Brewery
(Kelsall, Cheshire)

Blacker & Son Brewery Closed
(Saltney, Cheshire 2013-2014)

Britman Craft Beers Closed
(Burton, Cheshire 2014-2020)

Buccaneer Brewery Limited Closed
(Sutton Weaver, Cheshire 2016-2019)

Cheshire Brew Brothers Ltd Closed
(Little Stanney, Cheshire 2014-2017)

DB Brew & Food Ltd Closed
(Sutton Weaver, Cheshire 2011-2013)

Frodsham Brewery Closed Photo
(Frodsham, Cheshire 2005-2016)

Redball Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Chester, Cheshire 2013-2016)

Sore Feet Brewing Closed
(Winsford, Cheshire 2017-2018)

Swifty's Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Chester, Cheshire 2011-2012)

WC Brewery Ltd Closed
(Mickle Trafford, Cheshire 2005-2011)

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 : 20th September 2021