The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries Opened In 2016

The following is a list of the 250 breweries listed on this site that opened in 2016 that are listed on the site. Please note that this is not a complete list of all breweries ever in existance, just the ones on this site and is nowhere near complete before the mid-1980's. Additional historical information is being added as time allows. While we have tried to ensure the information below is correct, if you believe that something is incorrect please contact us

458 Brewery Ltd Closed
(Stourbridge, West Midlands 2016-2019)

4Four Brewery Closed
(Bethesda, Dyfed 2016-2019)

7 Reasons To Brew Ltd Closed
(Durris, Aberdeenshire 2016-2018)

71 Brewing Limited Tap Room
(Dundee, City of Dundee 2016-Still Brewing)

The Abernyte Brewery Limited
(Abernyte, Perth and Kinross 2016-Still Brewing)

Abington Ales Ltd Closed
(Tingewick, Buckinghamshire 2016-2019)

Abstract Jungle Brewery Closed
(Langley Mill, Derbyshire 2016-2019)

Affinity Brew Company Limited Brewpub
(London, Greater London 2016-Still Brewing)

Alphabeta Brewing Company Closed Brewpub
(London, Greater London 2016-2019)

The Amazing Brewery Co Ltd Closed Brewpub
(Sandgate, Kent 2016-2022)

Arbier Brewing Company Closed
(Jarrow, Tyne and Wear 2016-2018)

Ashdown Ales Ltd Closed
(Withyham, East Sussex 2016-2017)

Aurora Ales Limited Closed
(Ilkeston, Derbyshire 2016-2022)

Avid Brewing Co Ltd
(Quernmore, Lancashire 2016-Still Brewing)

Baa Brewing Limited Closed
(Chepstow, Gwent 2016-2019)

Bad Bunny Brewery Ltd
(Bullbridge, Derbyshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Bale Ale Limited Closed
(Liddaton, Devon 2016-2017)

Bang-On Brewery Limited
(Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan 2016-Still Brewing)

The Barn Owl Brewery
(Gozzards Ford, Oxfordshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Barnaby's Brewhouse Ltd
(Buckfastleigh, Devon 2016-Still Brewing)

Beacon Brewhaus Closed Brewpub
(Holy Island, Northumberland 2016-2018)

Bear North Brewing Company Closed
(Holmfirth, West Yorkshire 2016-2017)

Beardy Monkey Brewery Closed
(Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire 2016-2018)

Beat Brewery Closed Tap Room
(Stourbridge, West Midlands 2016-2022)

Beath Brewing Ltd
(Cowdenbeath, Fife 2016-Still Brewing)

Beatnikz Republic Brewing Co Closed Tap Room
(Manchester, Greater Manchester 2016-2022)

Beer Ink Brewing Co Tap Room
(Lindley, West Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Beercraft Brighton Closed
(Hove, East Sussex 2016-2018)

Bere Brewery
(Bere Alston, Devon 2016-Still Brewing)

Bianca Road Brewing Company Tap Room
(London, Greater London 2016-Still Brewing)

Biggleswade Brewhouse Closed Brewpub
(Biggleswade, Bedfordshire 2016-2018)

Black Swan Brewery Brewpub No Cask Ale
(Stratford St Mary, Suffolk 2016-Still Brewing)

Block Brewery Limited Brewpub
(London, Greater London 2016-Still Brewing)

The Boat Lane Brewery Ltd Tap Room
(Offenham, Worcestershire 2016-Still Brewing)

Boutilliers Ltd Closed
(Faversham, Kent 2016-2022)

Breakwater Brewery Limited Tap Room
(Dover, Kent 2016-Still Brewing)

Brew Shed Beers Limited
(Limekilns, Fife 2016-Still Brewing)

Brew York Ltd (Walmgate) Tap Room
(York, North Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Brewheadz Brewery Closed
(London, Greater London 2016-2019)

Brewhouse & Kitchen (Bedford) Brewpub
(Bedford, Bedfordshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Brewhouse & Kitchen (Cheltenham) Brewpub
(Cheltenham, Gloucestershire 2016-Still Brewing)

Brewhouse & Kitchen (Chester) Brewpub Photo
(Chester, Cheshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Brewhouse & Kitchen (Southbourne) Brewpub
(Bournemouth, Dorset 2016-Still Brewing)

Brewhouse & Kitchen (Sutton Coldfield) Brewpub
(Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands 2016-Still Brewing)

Brewhouse & Kitchen (Wilmslow) Closed Brewpub
(Wilmslow, Cheshire 2016-2022)

Brewing Brothers Ltd
(Hastings, East Sussex 2016-Still Brewing)

(Kirbymoorside, North Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Broken Bridge Brewing Ltd Closed
(Swanmore, Hampshire 2016-2019)

Brotherhood Brewery Ltd Closed
(Westbury, Wiltshire 2016-2020)

Buccaneer Brewery Limited Closed
(Sutton Weaver, Cheshire 2016-2019)

The Buckland Brewers
(Buckland Brewer, Devon 2016-Still Brewing)

Bullhouse Brew Co Ltd
(Belfast, Belfast 2016-Still Brewing)

Bun Dubh Brewing
(Sandaig, Argyll and Bute 2016-Still Brewing)

Burning Soul Brewery Tap Room Photo
(Birmingham, West Midlands 2016-Still Brewing)

Butchers Arms Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Woolhope, Herefordshire 2016-2018)

By The Mile Brewery Closed
(Broadstairs, Kent 2016-2019)

By The Mile Brewey Closed
(Broadstairs, Kent 2016-2018)

Cabin Brewery
(Bildeston, Suffolk 2016-Still Brewing)

The Campervan Brewery Tap Room
(Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh 2016-Still Brewing)

CatHead Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire 2016-2021)

Chapter Brewing Company Limited Tap Room
(Sutton Weaver, Cheshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Checkstone Brewery Brewpub
(Exmouth, Devon 2016-Still Brewing)

Chin Chin Brewing Company Limited
(South Kirkby, West Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Chippenham Craft Brewery Closed
(Chippenham, Wiltshire 2016-2017)

Clevedon Brewery Tap Room
(Clevedon, Somerset 2016-Still Brewing)

Consall Forge Brewery
(Consall Forge, Staffordshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Craft Academy Closed Brewpub
(London, Greater London 2016-2016)

Crafted Brewing Co Ltd Closed
(Bewdley, Worcestershire 2016-2019)

Crankshaft Brewery Closed Tap Room
(Leyland, Lancashire 2016-2022)

Cricklewood Brewing Company Closed
(London, Greater London 2016-2017)

Cross Borders Brewing Company Limited Tap Room
(Dalkeith, Midlothian 2016-Still Brewing)

Dalrannoch Brewing Company Closed
(Meikleour, Perth and Kinross 2016-2020)

Deya Brewing Company Tap Room
(Cheltenham, Gloucestershire 2016-Still Brewing)

Dogbreath Brewery Ltd Closed
(Kinver, Staffordshire 2016-2019)

Don Valley Brewery Limited
(Sandtoft, Lincolnshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Downham Isle Brewery Tap Room Small Format
(Littleport, Cambridgeshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Dowr Kammel Brewing Company Ltd Closed
(St Breward, Cornwall 2016-2022)

Drone Valley Brewery Tap Room
(Dronfield, Derbyshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Druid Brewery Closed
(Penysarn, Gwynedd 2016-2021)

Eagles Crag Brewery Ltd Tap Room
(Todmorden, West Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Elusive Brewing Ltd Tap Room
(Finchampstead, Berkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Enefeld Brewery Closed
(London, Greater London 2016-2022)

Ewhurst Ales Closed
(Ewhurst Green, East Sussex 2016-2017)

Eyeball Brewing Ltd Closed
(Dunbar, East Lothian 2016-2019)

Fallen Acorn Brewing Co Closed Tap Room
(Gosport, Hampshire 2016-2023)

FatBelly Brewery Brewing Suspended
(Ilfracombe, Devon 2016-Brewing Suspended)

Ferry Ales Brewery
(Fiskerton, Lincolnshire 2016-Still Brewing)

The Ferry Brewery Co Closed Tap Room
(Dalmany, City of Edinburgh 2016-2023)

Fish Key Brewing Company Brewpub
(Lambley, Nottinghamshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Fizzy Moon Brewing Co Brewpub
(Leamington Spa, Warwickshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Flash House Brewing Company Limited Tap Room
(North Shields, Tyne and Wear 2016-Still Brewing)

The Folkstone Brewery Closed
(Folkestone, Kent 2016-2017)

Four Kings Brewery Ltd Tap Room
(Hyde, Greater Manchester 2016-Still Brewing)

The Fowey Brewery Ltd Closed
(Lostwithiel, Cornwall 2016-2021)

Framework Brewery Ltd Closed Tap Room
(Leicester, Leicestershire 2016-2022)

Freetime Beer Co No Cask Ale
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 2016-Still Brewing)

Frisky Bear Brewing Co Ltd Closed Tap Room
(Morley, West Yorkshire 2016-2022)

The Fuddy Duck Brewery Tap Room
(Weyberton Fen, Lincolnshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Galloway Lights Brewing Ltd Closed
(Dumfries, Dumfries 2016-2017)

Garden City Brewery Brewpub
(Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Gene Pool Brewing Ltd Closed
(Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire 2016-2018)

Glen Affric Brewery Limited Tap Room
(Birkenhead, Merseyside 2016-Still Brewing)

Goodwood Brewery
(North Heath, West Sussex 2016-Still Brewing)

The Gorgeous Beer Company Ltd Closed
(Madeley, Shropshire 2016-2019)

Great North Eastern Brewing Co Ltd
(Gateshead, Tyne and Wear 2016-Still Brewing)

Grill & Grain Closed Brewpub
(Hoghton, Lancashire 2016-2017)

Hand Brew Co Ltd (Brewpub) Brewpub
(Brighton, East Sussex 2016-Still Brewing)

Handsome Brewery Limited
(Bowston, Cumbria 2016-Still Brewing)

Harvest Brewery Closed
(Camberley, Surrey 2016-2017)

Haverstock Brewery Closed Brewpub
(London, Greater London 2016-2017)

Hawkhill Brewery Limited Closed
(Dundee, City of Dundee 2016-2018)

Heaney Farmhouse Brewery
(Bellaghy, County Derry 2016-Still Brewing)

Hillfire Brewing Co Closed
(Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire 2016-2019)

Hogs Head Brew House Brewpub
(Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Holy Well Brewing Closed Small Format
(Egerton, Greater Manchester 2016-2021)

Hop Kettle Brewery (Swindon) Tap Room
(Swindon, Wiltshire 2016-Still Brewing)

The Hop Shed Ltd Tap Room
(Suckley, Worcestershire 2016-Still Brewing)

Hopburst Brewing Company Closed
(Darlington, County Durham 2016-2018)

Hope Springs Brewery Closed
(Wendover, Buckinghamshire 2016-2018)

Horbury Ales Limited Brewpub
(Horbury, West Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Hubsters Brewery Ltd Closed
(Bamber Bridge, Lancashire 2016-2019)

Hurly Burly Brewery Limited Closed
(Musselburgh, Midlothian 2016-2021)

Husk Brewing Ltd Tap Room
(London, Greater London 2016-Still Brewing)

Hybrid Brewing Ltd
(Grangemouth, Stirling and Falkirk 2016-Still Brewing)

Inner Bay Brewing Limited
(Inverkeithing, Fife 2016-Still Brewing)

JAM Brewery Closed
(Chester Le Street, County Durham 2016-2017)

The Jolly Boys Brewery Ltd
(Barnsley, South Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Kentwood Brewing Ltd Closed Brewpub
(Prestonpans, East Lothian 2016-2019)

Kettlesmith Brewing Company Limited
(Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire 2016-Still Brewing)

King Street Brew House Brewpub Photo
(Bristol, Avon 2016-Still Brewing)

Kirkby Lonsdale Brewery Limited (Royal Barn) Tap Room
(Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria 2016-Still Brewing)

Lakehouse Brewery
(Malvern, Worcestershire 2016-Still Brewing)

The Langwith Brewing Co Ltd Closed
(Mansfield, Nottinghamshire 2016-2018)

Law Brewing Company
(Dundee, City of Dundee 2016-Still Brewing)

Legitimate Industries Limited
(Leeds, West Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Lemming Brewery Closed
(Offchurch, Warwickshire 2016-2017)

Lenton Lane Brewery
(Nottingham, Nottinghamshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Linear Brewing Company
(Bingham, Nottinghamshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Lithic Brewing Limited Sister Plant

Little Black Dog Beer Co Tap Room
(Carlton, North Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Little Critters Brewing Company Ltd
(Sheffield, South Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Little Earth Project llp Brewpub
(Mill Green, Suffolk 2016-Still Brewing)

Little Ox Brewery Limited
(Freeland, Oxfordshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Lock 34 Brew Co Ltd
(Warwick, Warwickshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Lonesome Brewing Company Limited Closed
(London, Greater London 2016-2017)

Lost And Grounded Brewers Ltd Tap Room
(Bristol, Avon 2016-Still Brewing)

Loud Shirt Brewing Co Tap Room
(Brighton, East Sussex 2016-Still Brewing)

Manchester Brewing Co Closed
(Manchester, Greater Manchester 2016-2022)

Market Bosworth Brewery Ltd Closed
(Stoke Golding, Leicestershire 2016-2022)

Marko Paulo Brewery Brewpub
(London, Greater London 2016-Still Brewing)

Mighty Medicine Brewing Co Ltd Closed
(Whitworth, Lancashire 2016-2022)

Mill Valley Brewery (Northern) Ltd Tap Room
(Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Mitchell's Hop House Brewing
(Sheffield, South Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Moody Fox Brewing Co
(Hilcote, Derbyshire 2016-Still Brewing)

MoogBrew Tap Room
(Taplow, Buckinghamshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Moonchild Brewing Co Ltd Closed
(Petrockstowe, Devon 2016-2018)

Moorstone Brewery Closed
(Horndon, Devon 2016-2018)

Morton Collins Brewing Company Ltd Brewpub
(Wakefield, West Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Moseley Beer Company Limited Closed
(Balsall Heath, West Midlands 2016-2019)

Muckle Brewing Ltd
(Park Village, Northumberland 2016-Still Brewing)

Myrddins Ales Brewpub
(Barmouth, Gwynedd 2016-Still Brewing)

Neckstamper Brewing Tap Room
(London, Greater London 2016-Still Brewing)

New Brew Tap Room
(Newport, Shropshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Newtown Brewery
(Gosport, Hampshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Northallerton Brewery Ltd Closed
(Northallerton, North Yorkshire 2016-2018)

Northern Monkey Brew Co Ltd Tap Room
(Bolton, Greater Manchester 2016-Still Brewing)

D. O'Brien Brewery Limited Closed
(Whetstone, Leicestershire 2016-2018)

Old Fountain Brewhouse Brewing Suspended Brewpub Foreign Contract Brewer

Old Friends Brewery Ltd Closed
(Cambridge, Cambridgeshire 2016-2019)

The Old Prentonian Brewing Co Ltd Closed
(Sompting, West Sussex 2016-2019)

Old Windsor Brewery Ltd Closed
(Windsor, Berkshire 2016-2019)

Ollie's Brewery Closed
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2016-2018)

Ora Brewing Company Ltd Tap Room
(London, Greater London 2016-Still Brewing)

Ostlers Ales Ltd Brewpub
(Birmingham, West Midlands 2016-Still Brewing)

Out of Town Brewing Limited Closed
(Cumbernauld, Lanarkshire 2016-2020)

Overkill Microbrewery Brewpub
(Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear 2016-Still Brewing)

Park Brew Closed
(Brechin, Angus 2016-2018)

Pillars Brewery No Cask Ale Tap Room
(London, Greater London 2016-Still Brewing)

Pin & Firkin Brewery Closed
(Brookenby, Lincolnshire 2016-2017)

Platform 22 Cafe & Brewhouse Closed Brewpub Small Format
(Torphins, Aberdeenshire 2016-2019)

Polarity Brewing Ltd Closed
(Worthing, West Sussex 2016-2020)

Polly's Brew Co No Cask Ale
(Rhyd Y Goleu, Clwyd 2016-Still Brewing)

R T Ales Closed
(Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan 2016-2018)

Range Ales Brewery Limited Closed
(Lympne, Kent 2016-2020)

Redcastle Brewery Brewing Suspended
(Carmyllie, Angus 2016-Brewing Suspended)

The Regather Brewery
(Sheffield, South Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Remedy Bar & Brewhouse Closed Brewpub
(Stockport, Greater Manchester 2016-2020)

Reunion Ales Closed
(Feltham, Greater London 2016-2020)

Ride Brew Co Closed Tap Room
(Glasgow, Glasgow City 2016-2022)

Rising Sun Brewery Brewpub
(Mossley, Greater Manchester 2016-Still Brewing)

Roath Brewery Ltd Closed
(Penylan, South Glamorgan 2016-2018)

Rockhopper Brewing Company Closed
(Luton, Bedfordshire 2016-2019)

Roundhill Brewery Ltd Closed
(Billingham, County Durham 2016-2020)

Salute Brewery CIC Closed
(North Shields, Tyne and Wear 2016-2017)

Isle of Sark Brewing Co
(Sark, Channel Islands 2016-Still Brewing)

Sentinel Brewing Company Limited Closed Tap Room Photo
(Sheffield, South Yorkshire 2016-2018)

Shed 35 Brewery Small Format
(Carnoustie, Angus 2016-Still Brewing)

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

Shipstone Beer Company Ltd Brewpub
(Old Basford, Nottinghamshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Signal Brewery Ltd Tap Room
(Croydon, Greater London 2016-Still Brewing)

Six Towns Brewery Limited Brewpub
(Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Skippool Creek Brewery Closed
(Thornton-Cleveleys, Lancashire 2016-2018)

South Lakes Brewing Co Closed
(Ulverston, Cumbria 2016-2022)

Southsea Brewing Co
(Southsea, Hampshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Stag Brewery
(Woodchurch, Kent 2016-Still Brewing)

Stag Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Walton, Cheshire 2016-2022)

Stannary Brewing Company Ltd Tap Room
(Tavistock, Devon 2016-Still Brewing)

Stardust Brewery Ltd
(White Waltham, Berkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Steampunk Brewery Ltd Closed
(Castleford, West Yorkshire 2016-2017)

Stoney Ford Brew Co Ltd Closed
(Ryhall, Rutland 2016-2018)

Stow Brewery Limited
(Stow, Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale 2016-Still Brewing)

Strathcarron Brewery
(Strathcarron, Ross and Cromarty 2016-Still Brewing)

Streatham Brewing Company Closed Brewpub
(London, Greater London 2016-2018)

Swan Brewery llp Closed
(Leominster, Herefordshire 2016-2022)

Tap Social Movement Tap Room
(Oxford, Oxfordshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Tarn 51 Brewing Company Ltd Brewpub
(Normanton, West Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Thorley's Craft Beer
(Ilkeston, Derbyshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Thousand Trades Brewing Company Ltd Closed
(Birmingham, West Midlands 2016-2018)

Three Brothers Brewing Limited
(Stockton-On-Tees, County Durham 2016-Still Brewing)

Three Hills Brewing Tap Room
(Thrapston, Northamptonshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Tiny Vessel Brewing Company Limited
(Platts Eyot, Greater London 2016-Still Brewing)

Top Rope Brewing Limited Tap Room
(Bootle, Merseyside 2016-Still Brewing)

Tower Brewing Closed
(St Tudy, Cornwall 2016-2021)

Treen's Brewery
(Ponsanooth, Cornwall 2016-Still Brewing)

Tremethick Brewery Small Format
(Grampound, Cornwall 2016-Still Brewing)

Truth Hurts Brew Co
(Morley, West Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Turning Point Brewing Company Limited Tap Room
(Knaresborough, North Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Twenty/15 Brewing Ltd Closed
(Collingbourne Ducis, Wiltshire 2016-2017)

Two Thirsty Men Ltd
(Grantown-on-Spey, Inverness 2016-Still Brewing)

Ubrew Closed
(London, Greater London 2016-2019)

Unity Brewing Co Tap Room
(Southampton, Hampshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Urban Chicken Brewery
(Ilkeston, Derbyshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Uttoxeter Brewing Company Limited Tap Room
(Uttoxeter, Staffordshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Villages Brewery Limited Tap Room
(London, Greater London 2016-Still Brewing)

The Vine Inn Brewery 2016 Ltd Brewpub
(Rugeley, Staffordshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Wallingford Brewery Ltd Closed
(Britwell Salome, Oxfordshire 2016-2017)

Wander Beyond Brewing
(Manchester, Greater Manchester 2016-Still Brewing)

Watsons Brewery
(Colchester, Essex 2016-Still Brewing)

Weldon Brewery
(Rushden, Northamptonshire 2016-Still Brewing)

The West End Brewery Limited Closed Brewpub
(Leicester, Leicestershire 2016-2022)

Westwood Brewery Closed Brewpub
(Denton, Greater Manchester 2016-2017)

Whitley Bay Brewing Company Ltd Brewpub Photo
(Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear 2016-Still Brewing)

Wildcraft Brewery Limited
(Smallburgh, Norfolk 2016-Still Brewing)

Wilde Child Brewing Co Limited
(Leeds, West Yorkshire 2016-Still Brewing)

Wily Fox Brewery Limited
(Wigan, Greater Manchester 2016-Still Brewing)

Windmill Brewery Closed Contract Brewer

Withnell's Brewing Company Ltd Closed Tap Room Photo
(Chorley, Lancashire 2016-2022)

Woodbury Ales Closed
(Woodbury, Devon 2016-2017)

Woodman's Wild Ales Closed
(Ponsanooth, Cornwall 2016-2020)

Yaarbrew Microbrewery Limited Closed Brewpub
(Hickling, Norfolk 2016-2018)

Last Updated : 20th October 2023