The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Historic County of Sussex

We list 113 breweries in the Historic County of Sussex. Of these, 65 are open breweries, 48 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

The 1648 Brewing Co Ltd Photo
(East Hoathly, East Sussex 2003-Still Brewing)
Hand Brew Co Ltd Brewpub
(Brighton, East Sussex 2016-Still Brewing)
360 Degree Brewing Company
(Sheffield Park, East Sussex 2013-Still Brewing)
Harvey & Son (Lewes) Ltd Photo
(Lewes, East Sussex 1790-Still Brewing)
81 Artisan
(Lavant, West Sussex 2017-Still Brewing)
Heathen Brewers Partnership Updated
(Haywards Heath, West Sussex 2014-Still Brewing)
Abyss Brewing Ltd
(Palehouse Common, East Sussex 2017-Still Brewing)
Hepworth & Company Brewers Ltd Updated
(North Heath, West Sussex 2001-Still Brewing)
Adur Brewery Updated Photo
(Steyning, West Sussex 2008-Still Brewing)
High Weald Brewery Updated Brewing Suspended
(Hartfield, East Sussex 2013-Brewing Suspended)
Arundel Brewery Ltd Updated
(Ford, West Sussex 1992-Still Brewing)
Hurst Brewery Updated Photo
(Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex 2012-Still Brewing)
BRZN
(Brighton, East Sussex 2019-Still Brewing)
The Kiln Brewery Updated
(West Hoathly, West Sussex 2014-Still Brewing)
Battle Brewery
(Battle, East Sussex 2017-Still Brewing)
Kissingate Brewery Updated Tap Room
(Lower Beeding, West Sussex 2010-Still Brewing)
The Beak Brewery Limited 2020 Tap Room
(Lewes, East Sussex 2020-Still Brewing)
Laines Brew Hub New
(North Heath, West Sussex 2019-Still Brewing)
Bedlam Brewery Ltd
(Plumpton Green, East Sussex 2012-Still Brewing)
The Langham Brewery llp Updated
(Lodsworth, West Sussex 2006-Still Brewing)
Beer Me Brewery Brewpub
(Eastbourne, East Sussex 2014-Still Brewing)
Larrikin Beer
(Hove, East Sussex 2018-Still Brewing)
Bestens Berwery Ltd Tap Room
(Plummers Plain, West Sussex 2017-Still Brewing)
Lister's Brewery Limited Updated
(Patching, West Sussex 2012-Still Brewing)
Brew Studio
(Sompting, West Sussex 2017-Still Brewing)
The Long Man Brewery
(Litlington, East Sussex 2012-Still Brewing)
Brewhouse & Kitchen (Horsham) Brewpub
(Horsham, West Sussex 2018-Still Brewing)
Loud Shirt Brewing Co
(Brighton, East Sussex 2016-Still Brewing)
Brewing Brothers Ltd Brewpub
(Hastings, East Sussex 2016-Still Brewing)
Missing Link Brewing Ltd Updated Tap Room
(West Hoathly, West Sussex 2017-Still Brewing)
Brighton Bier Brewery
(Brighton, East Sussex 2015-Still Brewing)
North Laine Brewhouse Brewpub Photo
(Brighton, East Sussex 2012-Still Brewing)
Brolly Brewing Updated Tap Room
(Wisborough Green, West Sussex 2017-Still Brewing)
The Old Prentonian Brewing Co Ltd Brewing Suspended
(Sompting, West Sussex 2016-Brewing Suspended)
Burning Sky Brewery Ltd
(Firle, East Sussex 2013-Still Brewing)
Old Tree Brewery
(Brighton, East Sussex 2015-Still Brewing)
Chapeau Brewing Co Updated Tap Room
(Horsham, West Sussex 2017-Still Brewing)
Pin-up Beers Ltd
(Southwick, West Sussex 2012-Still Brewing)
Dark Star Brewing Co. Ltd
(Partridge Green, West Sussex 1994-Still Brewing)
Polarity Brewing Ltd
(Worthing, West Sussex 2016-Still Brewing)
The Downlands Brewery Updated
(Small Dole, West Sussex 2011-Still Brewing)
Rectory Ales Ltd Photo
(Streat, East Sussex 1996-Still Brewing)
The Engineer Brewery
(High Hurstwood, East Sussex 2018-Still Brewing)
Ridgeway Brewing Updated
(North Heath, West Sussex 2004-Still Brewing)
The FILO Brewing Co Ltd Updated
(Hastings, East Sussex 1985-Still Brewing)
Riverside Brewing Ltd Updated
(Upper Beeding, West Sussex 2015-Still Brewing)
Firebird Brewing Company Ltd Updated Tap Room
(Rudgwick, West Sussex 2013-Still Brewing)
Rother Valley Brewing Company
(Northiam, East Sussex 1993-Still Brewing)
First Inn, Last Out Updated Alternative Name
(Hastings, East Sussex 1985-Still Brewing)
Silver Rocket Brewing Ltd New
(Hassocks, West Sussex 2018-Still Brewing)
Franklin's Brewing Co Updated Tap Room
(Ringmer, East Sussex 1980-Still Brewing)
Three Acre Brewery Limited New
(Blackboys, East Sussex 2019-Still Brewing)
Furnace Brook Brewery 2020 New
(Trolliloes, East Sussex 2020-Still Brewing)
The Three Legs Brewing Co Tap Room
(Broad Oak, East Sussex 2015-Still Brewing)
Goldmark Craft Beers Ltd Updated Tap Room
(Poling, West Sussex 2012-Still Brewing)
The Top-Notch Brewing Company Ltd Updated
(Haywards Heath, West Sussex 2013-Still Brewing)
Good Things Brewing Co Ltd
(Eridge Green, East Sussex 2018-Still Brewing)
UnBarred Brewery Tap Room
(Brighton, East Sussex 2015-Still Brewing)
Goodwood Brewery
(North Heath, West Sussex 2016-Still Brewing)
The Vine Brewery Brewpub
(Tarring, West Sussex 2019-Still Brewing)
Greyhound Brewery Ltd
(West Chiltington, West Sussex 2015-Still Brewing)
The Watchmakers Arms Brewery
(Hove, East Sussex 2019-Still Brewing)
The Gribble Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Oving, West Sussex 1987-Still Brewing)
Weltons Brewery Updated
(Horsham, West Sussex 1995-Still Brewing)
Gun Brewery Ltd
(Heathfield, East Sussex 2015-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Alehouse & Kitchen Closed Brewpub
(Worthing, West Sussex 2015-2017)
Forge Brewery Limited Closed Brewpub Alternative Name Photo
(Pett, East Sussex 1998-2004)
Alexandra Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Portslade, East Sussex 1982-1986)
Full Moon Brewery Closed Photo
(Henley Down, East Sussex 2008-2014)
The Anchor Springs Brewery Company Ltd Closed Brewpub Alternative Name
(Littlehampton, West Sussex 2010-2017)
Goldstone Brewery Ltd Closed
(Ditchling, East Sussex 2013-2017)
Ashdown Ales Ltd Closed
(Withyham, East Sussex 2016-2017)
Hammerpot Brewery Ltd Closed
(Poling, West Sussex 2005-2019)
The Baldy Brewery Closed
(Pulborough, West Sussex 2012-2014)
Hastings Brewery Closed
(St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex 2010-2017)
Ballard's Brewery Ltd Closed Photo
(Nyewood, West Sussex 1980-2017)
Hedgehog & Hogshead (Hove) Closed Brewpub Alternative Name
(Hove, East Sussex 1990-2000)
Baseline Brewing Ltd Closed
(Small Dole, West Sussex 2012-2015)
Holler Brewery Ltd Closed
(Brighton, East Sussex 2017-2019)
Beachy Head Brewing Co Ltd Closed
(East Dean, East Sussex 2006-2017)
Isfield Brewing Company Closed
(Framfield, East Sussex 2012-2016)
Beard & Co. Ltd Closed
(Lewes, East Sussex 1740-1958)
King & Barnes Ltd Closed Photo
(Horsham, West Sussex 1850-2000)
Beercraft Brighton Closed
(Hove, East Sussex 2016-2018)
King Beer Closed Photo
(Horsham, West Sussex 2001-2016)
Belchers Brewery (Hove) Closed Brewpub
(Hove, East Sussex 1990-2000)
The Kitchen Garden Brewery Closed
(Sheffield Park, East Sussex 2011-2016)
Black Cat Brewery Closed
(Framfield, East Sussex 2011-2017)
Littlehampton Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Littlehampton, West Sussex 2010-2017)
Bosham Brewery Closed
(Bosham, West Sussex 1984-1987)
Naked Beer Co Closed
(Lancing, West Sussex 2013-2016)
Brewery on Sea Ltd Closed Alternative Name
(Lancing, West Sussex 1993-2002)
Old Forge Brewery Closed Brewpub Alternative Name Photo
(Pett, East Sussex 1995-1998)
Brick House Brewing Co Closed
(Brighton, East Sussex 2015-2017)
The Pells Brewing Co-op Closed Brewpub
(Lewes, East Sussex 2014-2018)
Crooked Brook Beer Co Ltd Closed
(Crawley, West Sussex 2014-2016)
Pett Brewery Company Closed Brewpub Photo
(Pett, East Sussex 1995-1998)
The Cuckmere Haven Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Exceat Bridge, East Sussex 1994-2003)
Rudgwick Brewery Limited Closed
(Rudgwick, West Sussex 2011-2012)
Custom Beers Limited Closed
(Haywards Heath, West Sussex 2005-2008)
Skinners Custom Beers Closed
(Brighton, East Sussex 2000-2001)
Edge Brewing Company Closed
(Bexhill, East Sussex 1995-2011)
The Southdowns Brewery Updated Dead Brand
(Small Dole, West Sussex 2011-Still Brewing)
Ewhurst Ales Closed
(Ewhurst Green, East Sussex 2016-2017)
Spencers Brewery Closed
(Selsey, West Sussex 2018-2019)
Fallen Angel Brewery Closed
(East Hoathly, East Sussex 2004-2012)
Spinnaker Ales Ltd Closed
(Lancing, West Sussex 1993-2002)
Fathom & Firkin Closed Brewpub
(Worthing, West Sussex 1997-1999)
Sussex Brewery Limited Closed Brewpub Photo
(Pett, East Sussex 1998-2004)
Firecracker & Firkin Closed Brewpub
(Crawley, West Sussex 1997-1999)
Turners Brewery Closed
(Ringmer, East Sussex 2013-2015)
Font & Firkin Closed Brewpub Photo
(Brighton, East Sussex 1995-2003)
White Brewing Company Closed Alternative Name
(Bexhill, East Sussex 1995-2011)


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 : 17th November 2020