The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Historic County of Cheshire

We list 95 breweries in the Historic County of Cheshire. Of these, 42 are open breweries, 53 are closed breweries (see footnote).

Breweries in production

4T's Brewery Limited
(Warrington, Cheshire 2010-Still Brewing)
The Millstone Brewery Ltd Photo
(Mossley, Greater Manchester 2003-Still Brewing)
Beartown Brewery Ltd Taproom Photo
(Congleton, Cheshire 1995-Still Brewing)
The Mobberley Brewhouse Ltd
(Lower Peover, Cheshire 2011-Still Brewing)
Blueball Brewery Brewing Suspended Taproom
(Runcorn, Cheshire 2010-Brewing Suspended)
Mount Crescent Brewing Co Brewpub
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 2022-Still Brewing)
Bollington Brewing Company Ltd
(Bollington, Cheshire 2008-Still Brewing)
Neighbourhood Brewing Co Brewpub
(Poynton, Cheshire 2021-Still Brewing)
Brewhouse & Kitchen (Chester) Brewpub Photo
(Chester, Cheshire 2016-Still Brewing)
Norton Brewing
(Runcorn, Cheshire 2011-Still Brewing)
Bridge Beers Brewery
(Stalybridge, Greater Manchester 2021-Still Brewing)
The Oaks Brewing Co Ltd
(Little Stanney, Cheshire 2017-Still Brewing)
Brimstage Brewing Co Ltd
(Brimstage, Merseyside 2006-Still Brewing)
The Peerless Brewing Company Ltd Taproom Photo
(Birkenhead, Merseyside 2009-Still Brewing)
Brooks Brewhouse Limited Small Format
(Hoylake, Merseyside 2017-Still Brewing)
Pied Bull Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Chester, Cheshire 2011-Still Brewing)
Chapter Brewing Company Limited Taproom
(Sutton Weaver, Cheshire 2016-Still Brewing)
Redwillow Brewery Ltd
(Macclesfield, Cheshire 2010-Still Brewing)
Dunham Massey Brewing Company
(Dunham Massey, Greater Manchester 2007-Still Brewing)
Frederic Robinson Ltd Photo
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 1838-Still Brewing)
Federation Brewery Brewpub
(Altrincham, Greater Manchester 2017-Still Brewing)
Small Batch Brewing Co Ltd
(Runcorn, Cheshire 2020-Still Brewing)
Four Kings Brewery Ltd Taproom
(Hyde, Greater Manchester 2016-Still Brewing)
Spitting Feathers Brewery
(Waverton, Cheshire 2005-Still Brewing)
Four Priests Brewery Ltd
(Middlewich, Cheshire 2022-Still Brewing)
The Stockport Brewing Company Ltd
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 2014-Still Brewing)
Glen Affric Brewery Limited Taproom
(Birkenhead, Merseyside 2016-Still Brewing)
Storm Brewing Company Ltd Photo
(Macclesfield, Cheshire 1998-Still Brewing)
Green Mill Brewery Brewpub
(Broadbottom, Greater Manchester 2007-Still Brewing)
Stubborn Mule Brewery Taproom
(Timperley, Greater Manchester 2015-Still Brewing)
Happy Valley Brewery Brewpub
(Macclesfield, Cheshire 2010-Still Brewing)
Tatton Brewery Ltd
(Knutsford, Cheshire 2010-Still Brewing)
Hush Brewing Co Ltd
(Northwich, Cheshire 2021-Still Brewing)
To The Moon Brewery Ltd
(Bramhall, Greater Manchester 2019-Still Brewing)
Libatory Brewing
(Timperley, Greater Manchester 2021-Still Brewing)
Tom's Tap and Brewhouse Ltd Taproom
(Crewe, Cheshire 2018-Still Brewing)
The Lymm Brewing Company Brewpub
(Lymm, Cheshire 2013-Still Brewing)
Unicorn Brewing Alternative Name Photo
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 1838-Still Brewing)
Made of Stone Brewing Brewpub
(Bramhall, Greater Manchester 2018-Still Brewing)
Weetwood Ales Ltd
(Kelsall, Cheshire 1993-Still Brewing)
Merlin Micro Brewery
(Arclid, Cheshire 2010-Still Brewing)
Wincle Beer Company Ltd
(Danebridge, Cheshire 2008-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

3 Rivers Brewery Ltd Closed
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 2003-2009)
Khean Brewery Co Ltd Closed
(Congleton, Cheshire 2002-2004)
Brewing 8 Mile High Closed Non-commercial Brewery
(Kelsall, Cheshire)
Laid Back Brewing Closed
(Haslington, Cheshire 2015-2017)
Altrincham Brewing Company Closed Brewpub
(Altrincham, Greater Manchester 1999-2001)
Macclesfield Brewing Company Limited Closed
(Macclesfield, Channel Islands 2015-2019)
The Beer Refinery Closed
(Wervin, Cheshire 2014-2018)
Northern Brewing Ltd Closed Alternative Name
(Sandiway, Cheshire 2003-2019)
The Betwixt Beer Company Ltd Closed
(Birkenhead, Merseyside 2005-2009)
Offbeat Brewery Ltd Closed Photo
(Crewe, Cheshire 2010-2018)
Blacker & Son Brewery Closed
(Saltney, Cheshire 2013-2014)
Paradise Brewing Company Closed Photo
(Wrenbury, Cheshire 2000-2007)
Blakemere Brewery Closed
(Sandiway, Cheshire 2003-2019)
Peaches Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 1995-1997)
Borough Arms Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Crewe, Cheshire 2005-2019)
The Poynton Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Poynton, Cheshire 2015-2021)
Brewhouse & Kitchen (Wilmslow) Closed Brewpub
(Wilmslow, Cheshire 2016-2022)
Quantum Brewing Company Closed
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 2011-2016)
Bridgewater Brewery Closed
(Frodsham, Cheshire 2010-2010)
Redball Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Chester, Cheshire 2013-2016)
Britman Craft Beers Closed
(Burton, Cheshire 2014-2020)
Remedy Bar & Brewhouse Closed Brewpub
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 2016-2020)
Buccaneer Brewery Limited Closed
(Sutton Weaver, Cheshire 2016-2019)
Sandiway Ales Closed
(Sandiway, Cheshire 2003-2019)
Cestrian Brewery Dead Brand
(Waverton, Cheshire 2005-Still Brewing)
Shaw's Brewery Closed
(Duckinfield, Greater Manchester 2002-2011)
Chadkirk Brew Co Limited Closed
(Romiley, Greater Manchester 2020-2023)
Sore Feet Brewing Closed
(Winsford, Cheshire 2017-2018)
Cheadle Brew House Closed Brewpub
(Cheadle, Greater Manchester 2018-2020)
Stag Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Walton, Cheshire 2016-2022)
Cheshire Brew Brothers Ltd Closed
(Little Stanney, Cheshire 2014-2017)
Stationhouse Brewery Closed Photo
(Frodsham, Cheshire 2005-2016)
The Cheshire Brewhouse Closed Taproom
(Congleton, Cheshire 2012-2021)
Stubbs Brewery Closed
(Sandiway, Cheshire 2003-2019)
Cheshire Cat Ales Closed Brewpub
(Altrincham, Greater Manchester 1999-2001)
Swifty's Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Chester, Cheshire 2011-2012)
Coastal Brewery Closed
(Crewe, Cheshire 2006-2019)
Tantum Brewing Limited Closed
(Poole, Cheshire 2019-2021)
Richard Cobden's Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 1995-1997)
Thirst Class Ale Ltd Closed
(Reddish, Greater Manchester 2014-2023)
Cryptic Ales Limited Closed
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 2014-2017)
The Three Rivers Brewing Co Ltd Closed
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 2003-2009)
DB Brew & Food Ltd Closed
(Sutton Weaver, Cheshire 2011-2013)
The Ticketybrew Company Closed
(Stalybridge, Greater Manchester 2013-2018)
Fool Hardy Ales Closed Brewpub
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 2013-2021)
Watt's Brewing? Closed Brewpub
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 2014-2017)
Frodsham Brewery Closed Photo
(Frodsham, Cheshire 2005-2016)
WC Brewery Ltd Closed
(Mickle Trafford, Cheshire 2005-2011)
Goodall's Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Alsager, Cheshire 2010-2020)
Woodlands Brewing Company Ltd Closed
(Stapeley, Cheshire 2004-2015)
Heritage Ales Dead Brand
(Waverton, Cheshire 2005-Still Brewing)
The Worth Brewing Company Closed Brewpub Photo
(Poynton, Cheshire 2011-2014)
Hexagon Brew Co Closed
(Marple, Greater Manchester 2015-2019)


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 : 28th March 2024