The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Historic County of Devon

We list 112 breweries in the Historic County of Devon. Of these, 62 are open breweries, 50 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Anchor House Brewery
(Plymouth, Devon 2019-Still Brewing)
Madrigal Brewery Tap Room
(Ilfracombe, Devon 2014-Still Brewing)
Art Brew
(Sutcombe, Devon 2008-Still Brewing)
Many Hands Brewery Ltd
(Honiton, Devon 2019-Still Brewing)
Bale Ale Limited
(Liddaton, Devon 2016-Still Brewing)
Morwell Craft Ales
(Morwellham, Devon 2017-Still Brewing)
Barnaby's Brewhouse Ltd
(Buckfastleigh, Devon 2016-Still Brewing)
New Devon Brewing Ltd
(Woodbury Salterton, Devon 2019-Still Brewing)
Barum Brewery Ltd Brewpub Photo
(Barnstaple, Devon 1996-Still Brewing)
New Lion Brewery
(Dartington, Devon 2013-Still Brewing)
Bays Brewery Ltd Photo
(Paignton, Devon 2007-Still Brewing)
Noss Beer Works
(Ivybridge, Devon 2012-Still Brewing)
The Beer Engine Brewpub Photo
(Newton St Cyres, Devon 1983-Still Brewing)
Otter Brewery Ltd
(Luppitt, Devon 1990-Still Brewing)
Bere Brewery
(Bere Alston, Devon 2016-Still Brewing)
Platform 5 Brewing Company Ltd Brewpub
(Newton Abbot, Devon 2013-Still Brewing)
Black Tor Brewery Ltd
(Christow, Devon 2013-Still Brewing)
Powderkeg Brewery Ltd
(Woodbury Salterton, Devon 2015-Still Brewing)
Branscombe Vale Brewery Ltd Photo
(Branscombe, Devon 1992-Still Brewing)
Red Rock Brewery Ltd
(Humber, Devon 2006-Still Brewing)
The Bridgetown Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Totnes, Devon 2008-Still Brewing)
Riviera Brewing Company Limited
(Stoke Gabriel, Devon 2015-Still Brewing)
The Buckland Brewers
(Buckland Brewer, Devon 2016-Still Brewing)
Roam Brewing Co Ltd
(Roborough, Devon 2012-Still Brewing)
Checkstone Brewery Brewpub
(Exmouth, Devon 2016-Still Brewing)
Salcombe Brewery Photo
(Ledstone Cross, Devon 2007-Still Brewing)
Clearwater Brewery
(Bideford, Devon 1999-Still Brewing)
South Hams Brewery Co Ltd
(Stokenham, Devon 2004-Still Brewing)
Country Life Brewery Photo
(Abbotsham Barton, Devon 1998-Still Brewing)
Sprey Point Brewery Brewing Suspended
(Teignmouth, Devon 2017-Brewing Suspended)
Crossed Anchors Brewing Company llp Brewpub
(Exmouth, Devon 2015-Still Brewing)
Stannary Brewing Company Ltd
(Tavistock, Devon 2016-Still Brewing)
Darkplace Brewery
(Colyton, Devon 2018-Still Brewing)
Steel Brew Co Ltd
(Sherford, Devon 2019-Still Brewing)
Dartmoor Brewery Ltd Photo
(Princetown, Devon 1994-Still Brewing)
Stokeley Brewing Co Ltd Alternative Name
(Stokenham, Devon 2004-Still Brewing)
Devon Earth Brewery
(Buckfast, Devon 2008-Still Brewing)
Summerskills Brewery
(Plymouth, Devon 1983-Still Brewing)
Exe Valley Brewery
(Silverton, Devon 1984-Still Brewing)
TQ Beerworks
(South Brent, Devon 2019-Still Brewing)
The Exeter Brewery Ltd
(Exeter, Devon 2003-Still Brewing)
Tally Ho! Country Inn and Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Hatherleigh, Devon 1990-Still Brewing)
Fat Pig Brewery Brewpub
(Exeter, Devon 2013-Still Brewing)
Taw Valley Brewery Limited
(North Tawton, Devon 2017-Still Brewing)
FatBelly Brewery
(Ilfracombe, Devon 2016-Still Brewing)
Teignmouth Brewery
(Teignmouth, Devon 2019-Still Brewing)
GT Ales Ltd
(Chivenor, Devon 2015-Still Brewing)
Teignworthy Brewery Ltd Photo
(Newton Abbot, Devon 1994-Still Brewing)
Grampus Brewery Brewpub
(Lee, Devon 2014-Still Brewing)
Topsham Brewery Brewpub
(Exeter, Devon 2018-Still Brewing)
Hanlons Brewery
(Half Moon Village, Devon 2013-Still Brewing)
Totnes Brewing Co Limited Brewpub
(Totnes, Devon 2015-Still Brewing)
Holsworthy Ales
(Clawton, Devon 2011-Still Brewing)
Two Drifters Brewery
(Clyst Honiton, Devon 2019-Still Brewing)
Hunter's Brewery Limited
(Ipplepen, Devon 2008-Still Brewing)
Two Tone Beers
(Shebbear, Devon 2018-Still Brewing)
Isca Ales Ltd Photo
(Holcombe Village, Devon 2005-Still Brewing)
Utopian Brewing Limited
(Bow, Devon 2019-Still Brewing)
Ivybridge Brewing Company Ltd
(Ivybridge, Devon 2019-Still Brewing)
Wizard Ales
(Ilfracombe, Devon 2003-Still Brewing)
Jollyboat Brewery (Bideford) Ltd
(Bideford, Devon 1995-Still Brewing)
The Yelland Manor Brewing Company
(Yelland, Devon 2013-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Axe Vale Brewery Closed
(Colyton, Devon 1983-1986)
The Mildmay Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Holbeton, Devon 1993-1997)
Barrons Brewery Dead Brand
(Silverton, Devon 1984-Still Brewing)
Mill Brewery Closed
(Newton Abbot, Devon 1983-1997)
Baskervilles Brewing Company Closed
(Yelland, Devon 2009-2011)
Moonchild Brewing Co Ltd Closed
(Petrockstowe, Devon 2016-2018)
Bate's Brewery Closed
(Bovey Tracey, Devon 1983-1986)
Moorstone Brewery Closed
(Horndon, Devon 2016-2018)
Big Rabbit Brew Closed
(Butterleigh, Devon 2014-2015)
O'Hanlon's Brewery Ltd Closed
(Whimple, Devon 1996-2013)
The Big Sheep Brewery Dead Brand Photo
(Abbotsham Barton, Devon 1998-Still Brewing)
The Occasional Brewing Co Closed
(Silverton, Devon 2014-2016)
Blackawton Brewery Closed
(Ilsington, Devon 1977-2011)
Plymouth Beer Company Closed
(Devonport, Devon 2011-2015)
Blackdown Brewery Ltd Closed
(Dunkeswell Airfield, Devon 2002-2008)
Plympton Brewery Closed
(Plympton, Devon 1984-1995)
Blewitts Brewery Closed
(Kingsbridge, Devon 1991-2003)
Points West Brewery Closed
(Devonport, Devon 2000-2005)
The Braunton Brewery Closed
(Chivenor, Devon 2015-2017)
Princetown Breweries Ltd Dead Brand Photo
(Princetown, Devon 1994-Still Brewing)
Burrington Brewery Closed
(Burrington, Devon 2003-2007)
Quercus Devon Ales Dead Brand Photo
(Ledstone Cross, Devon 2007-Still Brewing)
Combe Brewery Closed
(Ilfracombe, Devon 1994-1996)
Ringmore Craft Brewery Ltd Closed
(Shaldon, Devon 2007-2012)
Combe Martin Brewery Closed
(Combe Martin, Devon 2005-2016)
Royal Inn & Horsebridge Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Horsebridge, Devon 1981-1999)
Dartmoor Closed Alternative Name
(Plympton, Devon 1984-1995)
Scattor Rock Brewery Ltd Closed
(Christow, Devon 1998-2009)
Dartmouth Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Newton Abbot, Devon 2007-2010)
St Giles in the Wood Brewery Closed
(Great Torrington, Devon 1998-1998)
The Devon Brewing Company Closed
(Yelland, Devon 2011-2013)
Sutton Brewing Company Closed Brewpub Photo
(Plymouth, Devon 1994-2004)
Fizgig & Firkin Closed Brewpub
(Exeter, Devon 1997-1999)
Swimbridge Brewery Limited Closed
(Swimbridge, Devon 1981-1983)
Furgusons Closed Alternative Name
(Plympton, Devon 1984-1995)
Tarka Ales Ltd Closed
(Fremington, Devon 2003-2007)
Garage Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Plympton, Devon 2011-2015)
Tavy Ales Ltd Closed Alternative Name Photo
(Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire 2011-2015)
Gargoyles Brewery Dead Brand Photo
(Holcombe Village, Devon 2005-Still Brewing)
Thompson's Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Ashburton, Devon 1981-1997)
Gidley's Brewery Ltd Closed
(Christow, Devon 2009-2012)
Topsham & Exminster Brewery Dead Brand
(Exeter, Devon 2003-Still Brewing)
Janners' Ales Closed Alternative Name
(Newton Abbot, Devon 1983-1997)
Topsham Ales Closed Brewpub Photo
(Topsham, Devon 2009-2018)
King's Head Ale House and Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Plymouth, Devon 1994-1996)
Totem Brewing Company Ltd Closed No Cask Ale
(Ogwell, Devon 2015-2017)
Marisco Tavern Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Lundy Island, Devon 1984-1995)
Two Beach Brewing Co Ltd Closed
(Shaldon, Devon 2013-2018)
McBride's Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Newton Abbot, Devon 2003-2004)
The Union Brewery Ltd Closed Photo
(South Brent, Devon 2005-2012)


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 : 3rd October 2020