The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Historic County of Ayrshire

We list 6 breweries in the Historic County of Ayrshire. Of these, 2 are open breweries, 4 are closed breweries (see footnote).

Breweries in production

Ayr Brewing Company Limited Brewing Suspended
(Ayr, Ayrshire and Arran 2009-Brewing Suspended)

Ethical Ales No Cask Ale
(Roddenloft, Ayrshire and Arran 2015-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Ayrshire Brewers Ltd Closed
(Stevenston, Ayrshire and Arran 1981-1982)

Coast Ales Closed
(Irvine, Ayrshire and Arran 2021-2022)

Lugton Inn & Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Lugton, Ayrshire and Arran 1995-2000)

Windie Goat Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Failford, Ayrshire and Arran 2006-2010)


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 : 20th November 2023