The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Historic County of Gloucestershire

We list 83 breweries in the Historic County of Gloucestershire. Of these, 52 are open breweries, 31 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Arbor Ales Ltd Tap Room
(Bristol, Avon 2007-Still Brewing)
Hal's Ales Limited
(Dursley, Gloucestershire 2017-Still Brewing)
Artisan Ales
(Frampton Mansell, Gloucestershire 2018-Still Brewing)
The Halfpenny Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Lechlade, Gloucestershire 2008-Still Brewing)
Basement Beer Ltd
(Bristol, Avon 2019-Still Brewing)
Hillside Brewery Limited
(Longhope, Gloucestershire 2014-Still Brewing)
Bath Ales Ltd Tap Room
(Bristol, Avon 1995-Still Brewing)
The Incredible Brewing Co.
(Bristol, Avon 2015-Still Brewing)
Battledown Brewery llp Updated Photo
(Cheltenham, Gloucestershire 2005-Still Brewing)
Inferno Brewery Ltd Updated
(Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire 2018-Still Brewing)
The Bespoke Brewing Company Limited
(Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire 2012-Still Brewing)
Keep Brewing Ltd Brewpub Photo
(Nailsworth, Gloucestershire 2006-Still Brewing)
Brewhouse & Kitchen (Bristol) Brewpub Photo
(Bristol, Avon 2015-Still Brewing)
King Street Brew House Updated Brewpub Photo
(Bristol, Avon 2016-Still Brewing)
Brewhouse & Kitchen (Cheltenham) Brewpub
(Cheltenham, Gloucestershire 2016-Still Brewing)
Left Handed Giant Brewing Brewpub
(Bristol, Avon 2017-Still Brewing)
Brewhouse & Kitchen (Gloucester Quays) Brewpub
(Gloucester, Gloucestershire 2015-Still Brewing)
The Little Giant Brewery Bristol Ltd
(Bristol, Avon 2017-Still Brewing)
Bristol Beer Factory Tap Room
(Bristol, Avon 2004-Still Brewing)
Lost And Grounded Brewers Ltd Updated Tap Room
(Bristol, Avon 2016-Still Brewing)
Brythonic Beer
(St Briavels, Gloucestershire 2015-Still Brewing)
Lydbrook Valley Brewing Company Brewpub
(Lydbrook, Gloucestershire 2018-Still Brewing)
Clavell & Hind
(Birdlip, Gloucestershire 2018-Still Brewing)
Masquerade Brewing Co
(Bristol, Avon 2017-Still Brewing)
Corinium Ales Ltd Updated Tap Room
(Cirencester, Gloucestershire 2012-Still Brewing)
Moor Beer Company Ltd Updated Tap Room
(Bristol, Avon 1996-Still Brewing)
Cosmic Brewing Company Limited
(Bristol, Avon 2018-Still Brewing)
New Bristol Brewery
(Bristol, Avon 2013-Still Brewing)
The Cotswold Brewing Company No Cask Ale
(Bourton on the Water, Gloucestershire 2005-Still Brewing)
Prescott Ales llp Photo
(Cheltenham, Gloucestershire 2009-Still Brewing)
Cotswold Lion Brewery Ltd
(Coberley, Gloucestershire 2012-Still Brewing)
Severn Brewing Ltd Updated
(Tortworth, Gloucestershire 2017-Still Brewing)
Croft Ales
(Bristol, Avon 2017-Still Brewing)
Stanway Brewery
(Stanway, Gloucestershire 1993-Still Brewing)
Dawkins Ales
(Easton, Avon 2005-Still Brewing)
The Stroud Brewery Ltd Updated Tap Room
(Thrupp, Gloucestershire 2006-Still Brewing)
Deya Brewing Company No Cask Ale
(Cheltenham, Gloucestershire 2016-Still Brewing)
TAP Brewery
(Rendcomb, Gloucestershire 2015-Still Brewing)
Donnington Brewery
(Upper Swell, Gloucestershire 1865-Still Brewing)
Tapestry Brewery Limited Tap Room
(Bristol, Avon 2017-Still Brewing)
Fierce & Noble
(Bristol, Avon 2017-Still Brewing)
Three Engineers Brewery
(Winterbourne, Gloucestershire 2017-Still Brewing)
Fishponds Brewery Ltd Brewpub
(Fishponds, Avon 2018-Still Brewing)
Tiley's Brewery Ltd Brewpub
(Ham, Gloucestershire 2015-Still Brewing)
Gloucester Brewery Updated Tap Room
(Gloucester, Gloucestershire 2011-Still Brewing)
Uley Brewery Ltd Updated
(Uley, Gloucestershire 1985-Still Brewing)
Goff's Brewery Ltd
(Winchcombe, Gloucestershire 1994-Still Brewing)
Wickwar Brewing Co Ltd Photo
(Wickwar, Gloucestershire 1990-Still Brewing)
Good Chemistry Brewing Ltd Updated Tap Room
(Bristol, Avon 2015-Still Brewing)
Wiper & True Brewing Co Updated Tap Room
(Bristol, Avon 2015-Still Brewing)
The Great Western Brewing Company Ltd
(Hambrook, Gloucestershire 2007-Still Brewing)
Zerodegrees (Bristol) Brewpub No Cask Ale Photo
(Bristol, Avon 2004-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

The Avon Brewing Company Ltd Closed
(Bristol, Avon 2008-2011)
Freeminer Ltd Closed
(Whimsey, Gloucestershire 1992-2016)
Beer Bores Brewing Co. Closed
(Ashwicke, Gloucestershire 2017-2018)
Hetty Peggler Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Nailsworth, Gloucestershire 2010-2012)
Beerd Brewery Closed
(Bristol, Avon 2013-2017)
Home County Brewers Closed
(Wickwar, Gloucestershire 1997-2000)
Berkeley Brewing Co Closed
(Berkeley, Gloucestershire 1994-2000)
Hope & Anchor Closed Brewpub Alternative Name
(Clifton, Avon 1993-1995)
Bolthole Brewery Closed
(Bristol, Avon 2015-2017)
The Lucifer Live Beer Company Closed Brewpub
(Clifton, Avon 1993-1995)
Bristol Brewing Co Ltd Closed
(Bristol, Avon 2003-2003)
May Hill Brewery Closed Photo
(Longhope, Gloucestershire 2011-2014)
Ciren Ales Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Cirencester, Gloucestershire 2012-2019)
Mayhem's Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Lower Apperley, Gloucestershire 1992-2000)
Cotswold Spring Brewery Ltd Closed Photo
(Dodington Ash, Gloucestershire 2005-2016)
Nailsworth Brewery Ltd Brewpub Dead Brand Photo
(Nailsworth, Gloucestershire 2006-Still Brewing)
The Courage Bristol Brewery Closed
(Bristol, Avon 1732-1999)
Rocket Science Craft Ales Ltd Closed
(Yate, Gloucestershire 2013-2016)
Crane Beer Closed
(Bristol, Avon 2014-2017)
Ross Brewing Company Closed Brewpub
(Bristol, Avon 1989-1999)
Eagles Bush Brewery Closed Photo
(Ham, Gloucestershire 2004-2008)
Severn Vale Brewing Company Closed Photo
(Tortworth, Gloucestershire 2005-2016)
Farmers Arms Closed Brewpub Alternative Name Photo
(Lower Apperley, Gloucestershire 1992-2000)
Smiles Brewing Co. Ltd Closed Brewpub Photo
(Bristol, Avon 1978-2004)
Festival Brewery Closed Photo
(Cheltenham, Gloucestershire 2007-2012)
Terrace Brewery Closed
(Aylburton, Gloucestershire 2012-2016)
Fleece & Firkin Closed Brewpub
(Bristol, Avon 1982-1990)
Towles' Fine Ales Closed
(Bristol, Avon 2012-2016)
The Flowers Brewery Closed
(Cheltenham, Gloucestershire 1831-1968)
West Country Breweries Ltd Closed
(Cheltenham, Gloucestershire 1888-1963)
Force Brewery Ltd Closed
(Cirencester, Gloucestershire 2013-2018)


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 : 18th January 2021