The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Historic County of Glamorgan

We list 67 breweries in the Historic County of Glamorgan. Of these, 41 are open breweries, 26 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

9 Lives Brewing
(Ystradgynlais, West Glamorgan 2017-Still Brewing)
Little Goat Brewery
(Ynysmeudwy, West Glamorgan 2019-Still Brewing)
Arcadian Brewiing Company Ltd
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2018-Still Brewing)
Mabby Brewing Co Brewpub
(Treforest, Mid Glamorgan 2018-Still Brewing)
Bang-On Brewery Limited
(Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan 2016-Still Brewing)
Mountain Hare Brewery Brewpub
(Pencoed, Mid Glamorgan 2013-Still Brewing)
BeerRiff Brewing Company No Cask Ale Tap Room
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 2018-Still Brewing)
Mumbles Brewery Ltd
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 2013-Still Brewing)
Borough Brewery Brewpub
(Neath, West Glamorgan 2014-Still Brewing)
Neath Ales Ltd Photo
(Neath, West Glamorgan 2010-Still Brewing)
Boss Brewing Company Ltd Tap Room
(Landore, West Glamorgan 2015-Still Brewing)
The Pilot Brewery Ltd Brewpub
(The Mumbles, West Glamorgan 2014-Still Brewing)
Bradgy Twt Lol Alternative Name
(Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan 2015-Still Brewing)
Pipes Beer
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2008-Still Brewing)
SA Brain & Co Ltd
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 1882-Still Brewing)
Railmill Brewing Co
(Baglan, West Glamorgan 2019-Still Brewing)
Brewhouse & Kitchen (Cardiff) Brewpub
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2018-Still Brewing)
Rival Brewing Co
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2017-Still Brewing)
Bullmastiff Brewery Photo
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 1987-Still Brewing)
Swansea Brewing Company Brewpub Photo
(Bishopston, West Glamorgan 1996-Still Brewing)
Cerddin Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Maesteg, Mid Glamorgan 2010-Still Brewing)
Tomos & Lilford Brewery
(Llandow, South Glamorgan 2013-Still Brewing)
The Coach Brewing Co Brewpub
(Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan 2018-Still Brewing)
Tomos Watkin Ales Alternative Name
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 1996-Still Brewing)
Cold Black Label Ltd
(Brynmenyn, Mid Glamorgan 2018-Still Brewing)
Twin Taff Brewery Brewing Suspended
(Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan 2018-Brewing Suspended)
Crafty Devil Brewing Ltd
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2014-Still Brewing)
Bragdy Twt Lol
(Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan 2015-Still Brewing)
Dog's Window Brewery
(Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan 2018-Still Brewing)
VOG Brewery Photo
(Barry, South Glamorgan 2005-Still Brewing)
Fairy Glen Brewery Ltd
(Maesteg, Mid Glamorgan 2019-Still Brewing)
Violet Cottage Brewing Company Ltd Brewing Suspended Brewpub
(Gwaelod-y-Garth, South Glamorgan 2012-Brewing Suspended)
Freetime Beer Co
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 2016-Still Brewing)
Tomos Watkin Ales
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 1996-Still Brewing)
Gil's Brewery Ltd
(Dinas Powis, South Glamorgan 2018-Still Brewing)
Well Drawn Brewing Company Limited Brewing Suspended
(Bedwas, Gwent 2017-Brewing Suspended)
Glamorgan Brewing Co Ltd Tap Room
(Llantrisant, Mid Glamorgan 2013-Still Brewing)
Zepto Brewhouse
(Caerphilly, Gwent 2018-Still Brewing)
Gower Brewery Co Limited
(Penclawdd, West Glamorgan 2012-Still Brewing)
Zerodegrees (Cardiff) Brewpub No Cask Ale Photo
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2008-Still Brewing)
Grey Trees Brewery
(Aberdare, Mid Glamorgan 2011-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Afan Brewery Closed
(Cwmafan, West Glamorgan 1982-1984)
The Otley Brewing Company Limited Closed Photo
(Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan 2005-2018)
Bont Brew Ltd Closed
(Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan 2017-2019)
Pixie Spring Brewing Company Ltd Closed
(Pontyclun, Mid Glamorgan 2010-2019)
Brewsaurus Closed
(Dinas Powys, South Glamorgan 2017-2019)
R T Ales Closed
(Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan 2016-2018)
Bryncelyn Brewery Closed
(Ystradgynlais, West Glamorgan 1999-2017)
Reckless Brewing & Supply Co. Ltd Closed
(Cilfynydd, Mid Glamorgan 1993-1996)
The Celt Experience Ltd Closed Photo
(Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan 2007-2016)
Reckless Eric's Closed Alternative Name
(Cilfynydd, Mid Glamorgan 1993-1996)
Cwm Rhondda Ales Ltd Closed
(Treorchy, Mid Glamorgan 2015-2019)
Roath Brewery Ltd Closed
(Penylan, South Glamorgan 2016-2018)
Dare Brewery Ltd Closed Brewpub
(Godreaman, Mid Glamorgan 2007-2009)
Surfing Monkey Brewery Closed
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2014-2019)
Hopcraft Brewing Closed Alternative Name
(Pontyclun, Mid Glamorgan 2010-2019)
Three Lamps Brewery Closed Brewpub No Cask Ale
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 2018-2020)
The Hurns Brewing Company Ltd Dead Brand
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 1996-Still Brewing)
Valley Brewery Closed
(Aberdare, Mid Glamorgan 2001-2001)
Korev Closed Alternative Name
(Pontyclun, Mid Glamorgan 2010-2019)
The Velvet Owl Brewing Company Limited Closed
(Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan 2018-2019)
Lines Brew Co Ltd Closed
(Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan 2017-2018)
West By Three Brewing Co Dead Brand
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 2016-Still Brewing)
Ollie's Brewery Closed
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2016-2018)
Wheatsheaf Inn Closed Alternative Name
(Pontyclun, Mid Glamorgan 2010-2019)
Original Brewing Company (Cardiff) Closed Brewpub
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 1997-2000)
White Hart Inn Closed Brewpub Alternative Name Photo
(Machen, Mid Glamorgan 2000-2011)


Footnote

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 : 1st October 2020