The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Historic County of Northumberland

We list 72 breweries in the Historic County of Northumberland. Of these, 39 are open breweries, 32 are closed breweries and 1 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Allendale Brew Co Ltd
(Allendale, Northumberland 2006-Still Brewing)
High House Farm Brewery Photo
(Matfen, Northumberland 2003-Still Brewing)
Almasty Brewing Co Ltd Tap Room
(Shiremoor, Tyne and Wear 2014-Still Brewing)
Metalhead Brewery
(North Shields, Tyne and Wear 2019-Still Brewing)
Anarchy Brew Co Tap Room
(Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2012-Still Brewing)
Mordue Brewery Nomad Brewer Alternative Name
Bear Claw Brewery
(Spittal, Northumberland 2012-Still Brewing)
Muckle Brewing Ltd
(Park Village, Northumberland 2016-Still Brewing)
Big Lamp Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Newburn, Tyne and Wear 1982-Still Brewing)
Newcastle Brewing Co Ltd Updated Tap Room
(Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2015-Still Brewing)
Box Social Brewing Tap Room
(Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2015-Still Brewing)
Northern Alchemy Tap Room
(Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2014-Still Brewing)
Brewis Beer Co Ltd Tap Room
(Amble, Northumberland 2019-Still Brewing)
Out There Brewing Co
(Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2012-Still Brewing)
Brinkburn St Brewery Limited Tap Room
(Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2015-Still Brewing)
Overkill Microbrewery Brewpub
(Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2016-Still Brewing)
Chasing Everest Brew Co Limited
(Blyth, Northumberland 2018-Still Brewing)
Rigg & Furrow Farmhouse Brewery
(Acklington, Northumberland 2017-Still Brewing)
Cheviot Brewery Ltd
(Cornhill-on-Tweed, Northumberland 2018-Still Brewing)
The Ship Inn Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Newton-by-the-Sea, Northumberland 2008-Still Brewing)
Credence Brewing Ltd
(Amble, Northumberland 2015-Still Brewing)
Stu Brew
(Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2013-Still Brewing)
Cullercoats Brewery Ltd
(Wallsend, Tyne and Wear 2011-Still Brewing)
Tavernale Brewpub
(Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2013-Still Brewing)
The Dog And Rabbit Brewery Ltd Brewpub
(Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear 2015-Still Brewing)
The Alnwick Brewery Co Ltd
(Lesbury, Northumberland 2018-Still Brewing)
Errant Brewery Tap Room
(Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2015-Still Brewing)
Three Kings Brewery Ltd
(North Shields, Tyne and Wear 2012-Still Brewing)
The First & Last Brewery Brewpub
(Elsdon, Northumberland 2017-Still Brewing)
Two By Two Brewing Co
(Wallsend, Tyne and Wear 2014-Still Brewing)
Flash House Brewing Company Limited Tap Room
(North Shields, Tyne and Wear 2016-Still Brewing)
Tyne Bank Brewery Ltd Tap Room
(Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2011-Still Brewing)
Full Circle Brew Co Tap Room
(Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2019-Still Brewing)
Whitley Bay Brewing Company Ltd Brewpub
(Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear 2016-Still Brewing)
Hadrian Border Brewery
(Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2000-Still Brewing)
Wrytree Brewery Ltd
(Greenhead, Northumberland 2015-Still Brewing)
Hetton Law Brewery
(Lowick, Northumberland 2015-Still Brewing)
Wylam Brewery Limited Tap Room
(Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2000-Still Brewing)
Hexhamshire Brewery
(Hexham, Northumberland 1992-Still Brewing)

Breweries who do not own a brewery

VIP Brewery Take Over

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Acton Ales Ltd Closed
(North Seaton, Northumberland 2011-2017)
Gundog Brewery Ltd Closed Alternative Name
(North Seaton, Northumberland 2011-2017)
Arcane Bridge Brewery Closed
(Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2011-2017)
Hadrian Brewery Limited Closed
(Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 1987-1997)
The Artisan Brew Co Closed Brewpub
(Gosforth, Tyne and Wear 2015-2017)
Hop & Cleaver Closed Brewpub
(Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2014-2019)
Barefoot Brewery Closed
(Stannington, Northumberland 2006-2007)
Leazes Lane Brewery Closed
(Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2013-2017)
Beacon Brewhaus Closed Brewpub
(Holy Island, Northumberland 2016-2018)
Longstone Brewery Closed
(Belford, Northumberland 1991-1995)
Black Bull (Haltwhistle) Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Haltwhistle, Northumberland 1999-2003)
Mordue Brewery Closed
(North Shields, Tyne and Wear 1995-2019)
Bondgate Brewery Closed
(Hexham, Northumberland 2014-2015)
The Newcastle Brewhouse Closed Brewpub
(Newcastle, Tyne and Wear 1982-1989)
Border Brewery Company Closed
(Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland 1992-2000)
North Blyth Brewery Closed
(Bedlington, Northumberland 1996-2019)
Brew Star Tap Room Dead Brand
(Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2012-Still Brewing)
Northern FC Brewery Closed
(Gosforth, Tyne and Wear 2012-2017)
Coquetdale Brewery Ltd Closed
(Rothbury, Northumberland 2012-2015)
Northumberland Breweries Ltd Closed Alternative Name
(Bedlington, Northumberland 1996-2019)
Delavals (Brewers) Ltd Closed
(Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear 2010-2015)
Ouseburn Valley Brewery Closed
(Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2010-2017)
The Dog and Parrot Closed Brewpub Alternative Name
(Newcastle, Tyne and Wear 1982-1989)
George N Porter Brewing Closed
(Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear 2012-2016)
Dry Brewing Company Dead Brand
(Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2000-Still Brewing)
Redburn Brewery Closed
(Redburn, Northumberland 2003-2006)
Font Valley Brewery Closed
(Stanton, Northumberland 2004-2005)
Salute Brewery CIC Closed
(North Shields, Tyne and Wear 2016-2017)
Four Rivers Brewing Company Ltd Closed
(Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 1996-2000)
Temptation Brewing Company Closed Alternative Name
(Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2011-2017)
George N Porter Brewing Closed Alternative Name
(Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear 2012-2016)
Tyne Brewery Closed
(Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 1890-2004)


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 : 17th November 2020