The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Historic County of Lanarkshire

We list 21 breweries in the Historic County of Lanarkshire. Of these, 11 are open breweries, 9 are closed breweries and 1 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Boden Brewery
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 2019-Still Brewing)

Drygate Brewing Company Ltd Tap Room Photo
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 2014-Still Brewing)

Glasgow Beer Works Limited Updated Tap Room
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 2017-Still Brewing)

Hidden Lane Organic Brewery
(Glasgow, Lanarkshire 2019-Still Brewing)

Outlandish Brewing Company
(Glenboig, Lanarkshire 2020-Still Brewing)

Overtone Brewing Co
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 2018-Still Brewing)

Ride Brew Co Tap Room
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 2016-Still Brewing)

Shilling Brewing Co. Brewpub No Cask Ale
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 2016-Still Brewing)

Strathaven Ales
(Craigmill, Lanarkshire 2005-Still Brewing)

Veterans Brewing Ltd
(Coatbridge, Lanarkshire 2017-Still Brewing)

West Brewing Company Ltd Brewpub No Cask Ale Photo
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 2006-Still Brewing)

Breweries who do not own a brewery

J & R Tennent Ltd Ceased Ale Production
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 1745-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Bothwell Brewery Closed
(Hamilton, Lanarkshire 1979-1982)

Craigmill Brewery Closed
(Strathaven, Lanarkshire 1999-2004)

Fruitmaker & Firkin Closed Brewpub
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 1998-1999)

The Glaschu Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 1994-1996)

MacLachlan's Brew Bar Closed Brewpub
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 1999-2001)

Miller's Thumb Brewing Company Closed Brewpub No Cask Ale Photo
(Anniesland, Glasgow City 1998-2003)

Mono Restaurant & Bar Closed Brewpub
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 2002-2003)

Original Brewing Company (Glasgow) Closed Brewpub
(Bargeddie, Lanarkshire 1997-2000)

The Pig & Whistle Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 1984-1986)



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 : 19th April 2021