The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Historic County of Somerset

We list 83 breweries in the Historic County of Somerset. Of these, 36 are open breweries, 47 are closed breweries (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Abbey Ales Ltd Photo
(Bath, Somerset 1997-Still Brewing)
Golden River Brewery Updated
(Bath, Somerset 2023-Still Brewing)
Apex Brewery
(Corton Denham, Somerset 2015-Still Brewing)
Grain Alchemist Brewing Company Limited Taproom
(Bristol, Avon 2022-Still Brewing)
Badgworth Brewhouse New Taproom
(Badgworth, Somerset 2023-Still Brewing)
Hop Union Brewery Limited Taproom
(Bristol, Avon 2007-Still Brewing)
Bason Bridge Brewing Co Ltd Updated Taproom
(Bason Bridge, Somerset 2018-Still Brewing)
Nuttycombe Brewing Limited Updated Taproom
(Wiveliscombe, Somerset 2022-Still Brewing)
The Bath Brew House Brewpub
(Bath, Somerset 2013-Still Brewing)
On The Level Brew Co Updated
(Wrantage, Somerset 2023-Still Brewing)
Black Bear Brewery Updated Brewing Suspended Brewpub
(Wiveliscombe, Somerset 2015-Brewing Suspended)
Parkway Brewing Company Ltd
(Somerton, Somerset 2018-Still Brewing)
Blindmans Brewery Ltd Photo
(Leighton, Somerset 2002-Still Brewing)
Pinkers Craft Brewery
(Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset 2020-Still Brewing)
Brewhaha Brewery No Cask Ale Taproom
(Bedminster, Avon 2022-Still Brewing)
Pitchfork Ales Updated Taproom Alternative Name
(Wiveliscombe, Somerset 2022-Still Brewing)
Butcombe Brewery Ltd
(Wrington, Somerset 1978-Still Brewing)
Portishead Brewing Company Ltd Brewpub No Cask Ale
(Portishead, Somerset 2019-Still Brewing)
Cheddar Ales Taproom
(Cheddar, Somerset 2006-Still Brewing)
Quantock Ales Ltd Taproom Photo
(Bishops Lydeard, Somerset 2008-Still Brewing)
Clevedon Brewery Taproom
(Clevedon, Somerset 2016-Still Brewing)
Ralph's Ruin Ltd Brewpub
(Bath, Somerset 2017-Still Brewing)
Cotleigh Brewery Updated Taproom Alternative Name
(Wiveliscombe, Somerset 2022-Still Brewing)
Somer Valley Brewing
(White Ox Mead, Somerset 2022-Still Brewing)
Electric Bear Brewing Company Ltd Taproom
(Bath, Somerset 2015-Still Brewing)
Stowey Brewery Photo
(Nether Stowey, Somerset 2006-Still Brewing)
Exmoor Ales Ltd
(Wiveliscombe, Somerset 1980-Still Brewing)
Tapstone Brewing Company Limited Updated Taproom
(Chard, Somerset 2015-Still Brewing)
Fine Tuned Brewery Ltd
(Somerton, Somerset 2017-Still Brewing)
Twisted Oak Brewery Ltd
(Wrington, Somerset 2012-Still Brewing)
Frome Brewing Company Ltd
(Frome, Somerset 1999-Still Brewing)
Windy Brewery Brewpub
(Seavington, Somerset 2011-Still Brewing)
Gert Lush Brewing Company Ltd Updated Brewing Suspended No Cask Ale
(Wookey, Somerset 2021-Brewing Suspended)
Woodshedding Brewery New Taproom
(Westcombe, Somerset 2023-Still Brewing)
Glastonbury Brewing Co
(Glastonbury, Somerset 2002-Still Brewing)
Yonder Brewing & Blending Taproom
(Binegar, Somerset 2018-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

3D Beers Closed
(West Hewish, Somerset 2017-2023)
Keynsham Brewing Company Ltd Closed Photo
(Keynsham, Somerset 2005-2008)
Albion Brewing Company Closed
(Bath, Somerset 2017-2018)
Kubla Brewery Ltd Closed
(Lydeard St Lawrence, Somerset 2012-2016)
Ash Vine Brewery (SW) Ltd Closed
(Frome, Somerset 1987-2001)
Masters Brewery Closed
(Greenham, Somerset 2006-2015)
Beacon Brewery Closed
(Oakhill, Somerset 1981-1983)
Milk Street Brewery Dead Brand
(Frome, Somerset 1999-Still Brewing)
Bell Inn Closed Brewpub
(Bishops Lydeard, Somerset 1980-1982)
Miner's Arms Brewery Closed
(Westbury-sub-Mendip, Somerset 1973-1990)
Berrow Brewery Closed
(Berrow, Somerset 1982-2011)
North Curry Brewery Closed Photo
(North Curry, Somerset 2007-2016)
Bishop's Brewery Closed
(Wellington, Somerset 1983-1987)
Oakhill Brewery Closed
(Oakhill, Somerset 1984-2004)
Bridgwater Brewing Company Closed
(Bridgwater, Somerset 1993-1996)
Odcombe Ales Closed Brewpub Photo
(Odcombe, Somerset 2001-2004)
Chew Valley Brewery Closed
(Pensford, Somerset 2014-2018)
The Odcombe Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Odcombe, Somerset 2005-2020)
Cotleigh Brewery Limited Closed
(Wiveliscombe, Somerset 1979-2021)
Ordnance City Brewery Closed
(Ashcott, Somerset 2012-2016)
The Cottage Brewing Company Ltd Closed Photo
(Lovington, Somerset 1993-2017)
The Patriot Brewery Ltd Closed
(Bicknoller, Somerset 2009-2018)
Crewkerne Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Crewkerne, Somerset 1997-2000)
Pitchfork Ales Closed
(West Hewish, Somerset 2017-2023)
Devilfish Brewery Limited Closed
(Hemington, Somerset 2010-2013)
RCH Brewery Closed
(West Hewish, Somerset 1982-2017)
Dunkery Ales Ltd Closed
(Exford, Somerset 2006-2007)
Red Ink Brewery Closed
(Greenham, Somerset 2014-2015)
Glede Brewing Company Limited Taproom Dead Brand
(Clevedon, Somerset 2016-Still Brewing)
RPM Brewery Ltd Closed Brewpub
(Weston-super-Mare, Somerset 2015-2018)
God Beer Closed Brewpub
(Lower Godney, Somerset 2014-2018)
Six Trees Brewing Co Closed
(Triscombe, Somerset 2012-2016)
Graze Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Bath, Somerset 2013-2020)
Somerset (Electric) Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Halse, Somerset 2003-2005)
The Great Western Brewing Company Ltd Taproom Dead Brand
(Bristol, Avon 2007-Still Brewing)
Stocklinch Ales Limited Closed
(Stocklinch, Somerset 2012-2019)
Hardington Brewery Closed
(Bedminster, Avon 1991-1997)
Tanners Ales Closed
(Wiveliscombe, Somerset 2015-2017)
Hardington Brewery Closed
(South Petherton, Somerset 1991-1997)
Taunton Brewing Company Ltd Closed
(Bagborough, Somerset 2006-2011)
Henstridge Brewery Closed
(Henstridge, Somerset 1994-2000)
Verse Brewing Closed Brewpub
(Bath, Somerset 2020-2022)
James Street Brewery Brewpub Dead Brand
(Bath, Somerset 2013-Still Brewing)
The Wild Beer Company Ltd Updated Closed
(Westcombe, Somerset 2012-2022)
Juwards Brewery Closed
(Wellington, Somerset 1994-2007)
Yeovil Ales Ltd Closed
(Lufton, Somerset 2006-2022)
Kestrel Brewery Limited Closed
(Frome, Somerset 1987-2001)


Other categories of "brewery" include, amongst others, brewers whose status is uncertain and probably not brewing, closed breweries whose brands are produced elsewhere, brewery groups non-brewing headquarters, contract, cuckoo and gypsy brewers, who are free to move premisses, are not allocated to a county.

Last Updated : 15th May 2024