The Directory of UK Brewers

Breweries In The Historic County of Glamorgan

We list 68 breweries in the Historic County of Glamorgan. Of these, 41 are open breweries, 27 are closed breweries and 0 are otherwise categorised (see footnote).

Breweries in production

9 Lives Brewing Updated
(Ystradgynlais, West Glamorgan 2017-Still Brewing)
Grey Trees Brewery Updated
(Aberdare, Mid Glamorgan 2011-Still Brewing)
Bang-On Brewery Limited Updated
(Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan 2016-Still Brewing)
Little Goat Brewery
(Ynysmeudwy, West Glamorgan 2019-Still Brewing)
BeerRiff Brewing Company Updated No Cask Ale Tap Room
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 2018-Still Brewing)
Mabby Brewing Co Brewpub
(Treforest, Mid Glamorgan 2018-Still Brewing)
Borough Brewery Updated Brewpub
(Neath, West Glamorgan 2014-Still Brewing)
Mountain Hare Brewery Brewpub
(Pencoed, Mid Glamorgan 2013-Still Brewing)
Boss Brewing Company Ltd Tap Room
(Landore, West Glamorgan 2015-Still Brewing)
Mumbles Brewery Ltd
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 2013-Still Brewing)
Bradgy Twt Lol Alternative Name
(Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan 2015-Still Brewing)
Neath Ales Ltd Tap Room Photo
(Neath, West Glamorgan 2010-Still Brewing)
SA Brain & Co Ltd
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 1882-Still Brewing)
The Pilot Brewery Ltd Brewpub
(The Mumbles, West Glamorgan 2014-Still Brewing)
Brew Monster Beer Co Tap Room
(Caerphilly, Gwent 2017-Still Brewing)
Pipes Beer Small Format
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2008-Still Brewing)
Brewhouse & Kitchen (Cardiff) Updated Brewpub
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2018-Still Brewing)
Rival Brewing Co
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2017-Still Brewing)
Bullmastiff Brewery Brewing Suspended Photo
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 1987-Brewing Suspended)
Swansea Brewing Company Brewpub Photo
(Bishopston, West Glamorgan 1996-Still Brewing)
Cerddin Brewery Brewpub Photo
(Maesteg, Mid Glamorgan 2010-Still Brewing)
Tomos & Lilford Brewery
(Llandow, South Glamorgan 2013-Still Brewing)
The Coach Brewing Co Brewpub
(Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan 2018-Still Brewing)
Tomos Watkin Ales Alternative Name
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 1996-Still Brewing)
Cold Black Label Ltd
(Brynmenyn, Mid Glamorgan 2018-Still Brewing)
Twin Taff Brewery Brewing Suspended
(Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan 2018-Brewing Suspended)
Crafty Devil Brewing Ltd
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2014-Still Brewing)
Bragdy Twt Lol
(Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan 2015-Still Brewing)
Dog's Window Brewery
(Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan 2018-Still Brewing)
Ugly Lovely Brewing Company Ltd 2021 New Brewpub No Cask Ale
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 2021-Still Brewing)
Fairy Glen Brewery Ltd Updated
(Maesteg, Mid Glamorgan 2019-Still Brewing)
VOG Brewery Photo
(Barry, South Glamorgan 2005-Still Brewing)
Flowerhorn Brewery Ltd New Tap Room
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2020-Still Brewing)
Violet Cottage Brewing Company Ltd Brewing Suspended Brewpub
(Gwaelod-y-Garth, South Glamorgan 2012-Brewing Suspended)
Freetime Beer Co Updated No Cask Ale
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 2016-Still Brewing)
Tomos Watkin Ales
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 1996-Still Brewing)
Gil's Brewery Ltd
(Dinas Powis, South Glamorgan 2018-Still Brewing)
Zepto Brewhouse Small Format
(Caerphilly, Gwent 2018-Still Brewing)
Glamorgan Brewing Co Ltd Tap Room
(Llantrisant, Mid Glamorgan 2013-Still Brewing)
Zerodegrees (Cardiff) Brewpub No Cask Ale Photo
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2008-Still Brewing)
Gower Brewery Co Limited
(Penclawdd, West Glamorgan 2012-Still Brewing)

Breweries whose names are used on beer no longer in production

Afan Brewery Closed
(Cwmafan, West Glamorgan 1982-1984)
Pixie Spring Brewing Company Ltd Closed
(Pontyclun, Mid Glamorgan 2010-2019)
Arcadian Brewing Company Ltd Updated Closed
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2018-2020)
R T Ales Closed
(Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan 2016-2018)
Bont Brew Ltd Closed
(Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan 2017-2019)
Railmill Brewing Co Updated Closed
(Baglan, West Glamorgan 2019-2020)
Brewsaurus Closed
(Dinas Powys, South Glamorgan 2017-2019)
Reckless Brewing & Supply Co. Ltd Closed
(Cilfynydd, Mid Glamorgan 1993-1996)
Bryncelyn Brewery Closed
(Ystradgynlais, West Glamorgan 1999-2017)
Reckless Eric's Closed Alternative Name
(Cilfynydd, Mid Glamorgan 1993-1996)
The Celt Experience Ltd Closed Photo
(Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan 2007-2016)
Roath Brewery Ltd Closed
(Penylan, South Glamorgan 2016-2018)
Cwm Rhondda Ales Ltd Closed
(Treorchy, Mid Glamorgan 2015-2019)
Surfing Monkey Brewery Closed
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2014-2019)
Dare Brewery Ltd Closed Brewpub
(Godreaman, Mid Glamorgan 2007-2009)
Three Lamps Brewery Updated Closed Brewpub
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 2018-2020)
Hopcraft Brewing Closed Alternative Name
(Pontyclun, Mid Glamorgan 2010-2019)
Valley Brewery Closed
(Aberdare, Mid Glamorgan 2001-2001)
The Hurns Brewing Company Ltd Dead Brand
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 1996-Still Brewing)
The Velvet Owl Brewing Company Limited Closed
(Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan 2018-2019)
Korev Closed Alternative Name
(Pontyclun, Mid Glamorgan 2010-2019)
West By Three Brewing Co Updated No Cask Ale Dead Brand
(Swansea, West Glamorgan 2016-Still Brewing)
Ollie's Brewery Closed
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 2016-2018)
Wheatsheaf Inn Closed Alternative Name
(Pontyclun, Mid Glamorgan 2010-2019)
Original Brewing Company (Cardiff) Closed Brewpub
(Cardiff, South Glamorgan 1997-2000)
White Hart Inn Closed Brewpub Alternative Name Photo
(Machen, Mid Glamorgan 2000-2011)
The Otley Brewing Company Limited Closed Photo
(Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan 2005-2018)
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.

Footnote

Other categories of "brewery" include, amongst others,

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Last Updated : 12th July 2021