The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Historic County of Cheshire

We list 87 breweries in the Historic County of Cheshire. Of these, 48 are open breweries, 39 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (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 Photo
(Congleton, Cheshire 1995-Still Brewing)
Mobberley Brewhouse
(Mobberley, Cheshire 2011-Still Brewing)
The Beer Refinery
(Wervin, Cheshire 2014-Still Brewing)
Norton Brewing
(Runcorn, Cheshire 2011-Still Brewing)
Blueball Brewery Tap Room
(Runcorn, Cheshire 2010-Still Brewing)
The Oaks Brewing Co Ltd
(Little Stanney, Cheshire 2017-Still Brewing)
Bollington Brewing Company Ltd
(Bollington, Cheshire 2008-Still Brewing)
The Peerless Brewing Company Ltd Tap Room Photo
(Birkenhead, Merseyside 2009-Still Brewing)
Brewhouse & Kitchen (Chester) Brewpub Photo
(Chester, Cheshire 2016-Still Brewing)
Pied Bull Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Chester, Cheshire 2011-Still Brewing)
Brewhouse & Kitchen (Wilmslow) Brewpub
(Wilmslow, Cheshire 2016-Still Brewing)
The Poynton Brewery Brewpub
(Poynton, Cheshire 2015-Still Brewing)
Brimstage Brewing Co Ltd
(Brimstage, Merseyside 2006-Still Brewing)
Redwillow Brewery Ltd
(Macclesfield, Cheshire 2010-Still Brewing)
Brooks Brewhouse Limited
(Hoylake, Merseyside 2017-Still Brewing)
Remedy Bar & Brewhouse Brewpub
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 2016-Still Brewing)
Chapter Brewing Company Limited
(Sutton Weaver, Cheshire 2016-Still Brewing)
Frederic Robinson Ltd Tap Room Photo
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 1838-Still Brewing)
The Cheshire Brewhouse Tap Room
(Congleton, Cheshire 2012-Still Brewing)
Sandiway Ales Brewing Suspended
(Sandiway, Cheshire 2003-Brewing Suspended)
Coastal Brewery Brewing Suspended Photo
(Crewe, Cheshire 2006-Brewing Suspended)
Spitting Feathers Brewery
(Waverton, Cheshire 2005-Still Brewing)
Dunham Massey Brewing Company
(Dunham Massey, Greater Manchester 2007-Still Brewing)
Stag Berwery Brewpub
(Walton, Cheshire 2016-Still Brewing)
Federation Brewery Brewpub
(Altrincham, Greater Manchester 2017-Still Brewing)
The Stockport Brewing Company Ltd
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 2014-Still Brewing)
Fool Hardy Ales Brewpub
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 2013-Still Brewing)
Storm Brewing Company Ltd Photo
(Macclesfield, Cheshire 1998-Still Brewing)
Four Kings Brewery Ltd Tap Room
(Hyde, Greater Manchester 2016-Still Brewing)
Stubborn Mule Brewery Tap Room
(Altrincham, Greater Manchester 2015-Still Brewing)
Glen Affric Brewery Limited Tap Room
(Birkenhead, Merseyside 2016-Still Brewing)
Tantum Brewing Limited
(Poole, Cheshire 2019-Still Brewing)
Goodall's Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Alsager, Cheshire 2010-Still Brewing)
Tatton Brewery Ltd
(Knutsford, Cheshire 2010-Still Brewing)
Green Mill Brewery Brewpub
(Broadbottom, Greater Manchester 2007-Still Brewing)
Thirst Class Ale Ltd
(Reddish, Greater Manchester 2014-Still Brewing)
Happy Valley Brewery Brewpub
(Macclesfield, Cheshire 2010-Still Brewing)
To The Moon Brewery Ltd New
(Bramhall, Greater Manchester 2019-Still Brewing)
Laid Back Brewing
(Haslington, Cheshire 2015-Still Brewing)
Tom's Tap and Brewhouse Ltd Tap Room
(Crewe, Cheshire 2018-Still Brewing)
The Lymm Brewing Company Brewpub
(Lymm, Cheshire 2013-Still Brewing)
Watt's Brewing? Updated Brewpub
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 2014-Still Brewing)
Made of Stone Brewing New 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)
Macclesfield Brewing Company Limited Closed
(Macclesfield, Channel Islands 2015-2019)
Brewing 8 Mile High Closed Non-commercial Brewery
(Kelsall, Cheshire)
Northern Brewing Ltd Brewing Suspended Dead Brand
(Sandiway, Cheshire 2003-Brewing Suspended)
Altrincham Brewing Company Closed Brewpub
(Altrincham, Greater Manchester 1999-2001)
Offbeat Brewery Ltd Closed Photo
(Crewe, Cheshire 2010-2018)
The Betwixt Beer Company Ltd Closed
(Birkenhead, Merseyside 2005-2009)
Paradise Brewing Company Closed Photo
(Wrenbury, Cheshire 2000-2007)
Blacker & Son Brewery Closed
(Saltney, Cheshire 2013-2014)
Peaches Brewery Closed Brewpub Alternative Name
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 1995-1997)
Blakemere Brewery Brewing Suspended Dead Brand
(Sandiway, Cheshire 2003-Brewing Suspended)
Quantum Brewing Company Closed
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 2011-2016)
Borough Arms Brewery Closed Brewpub Photo
(Crewe, Cheshire 2005-2019)
Redball Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Chester, Cheshire 2013-2016)
Bridgewater Brewery Closed
(Frodsham, Cheshire 2010-2010)
Shaw's Brewery Closed
(Duckinfield, Greater Manchester 2002-2011)
Britman Craft Beers Closed
(Burton, Cheshire 2014-2020)
Sore Feet Brewing Closed
(Winsford, Cheshire 2017-2018)
Buccaneer Brewery Limited Closed
(Sutton Weaver, Cheshire 2016-2019)
Stationhouse Brewery Closed Alternative Name Photo
(Frodsham, Cheshire 2005-2016)
Cestrian Brewery Dead Brand
(Waverton, Cheshire 2005-Still Brewing)
Stubbs Brewing Suspended Dead Brand
(Sandiway, Cheshire 2003-Brewing Suspended)
Cheadle Brew House Updated Closed Brewpub
(Cheadle, Greater Manchester 2018-2020)
Swifty's Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Chester, Cheshire 2011-2012)
Cheshire Brew Brothers Ltd Closed
(Little Stanney, Cheshire 2014-2017)
Tetley Walker Closed Alternative Name
(Warrington, Cheshire 1864-1996)
Cheshire Cat Ales Closed Brewpub Alternative Name
(Altrincham, Greater Manchester 1999-2001)
The Three Rivers Brewing Co Ltd Closed Alternative Name
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 2003-2009)
Richard Cobden's Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 1995-1997)
The Ticketybrew Company Closed
(Stalybridge, Greater Manchester 2013-2018)
Cryptic Ales Limited Closed
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 2014-2017)
WC Brewery Ltd Closed
(Mickle Trafford, Cheshire 2005-2011)
DB Brew & Food Ltd Closed
(Sutton Weaver, Cheshire 2011-2013)
Walker's Closed Alternative Name
(Warrington, Cheshire 1864-1996)
Frodsham Brewery Closed Photo
(Frodsham, Cheshire 2005-2016)
Woodlands Brewing Company Ltd Closed
(Stapeley, Cheshire 2004-2015)
Hexagon Brew Co Closed
(Marple, Greater Manchester 2015-2019)
The Worth Brewing Company Closed Brewpub Photo
(Poynton, Cheshire 2011-2014)
Khean Brewery Co Ltd Closed
(Congleton, Cheshire 2002-2004)


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 : 2nd October 2020