London Breweries

One of the great things about being a beer drinker in London at the moment is the vibrancy of its beer and brewing scene. Some are members of London Brewers' Alliance. Various articles on the breweries, can be found here: Articles on London Breweries.

Active Breweries (at 25 November 2018)

Brewery Location Type LocAle Cask Keg Bottle Can
40FT Dalston E8 Brewery . . Keg . Can
Affinity Bermondsey SE16 Brewery . . Keg . .
Alphabeta Aldgate EC2 Brewpub (Pitt Cue) LocAle Cask Keg . .
Anspach & Hobday Bermondsey SE1 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Barnet High Barnet EN5 Brewpub (Black Horse) . Cask . . .
Battersea Nine Elms, SW11 Brewpub (Battersea Brewery) . . . . .
Beavertown Tottenham Hale N17 Brewery . . Keg. . Can
Beerblefish Edmonton N18 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Belleville Wandsworth Common SW12 Brewery . Cask Keg . .
Bexley Erith DA8 Brewery LocAle Cask . . .
Bianca Road Bermondsey SE1 Brewery . . Keg . .
Big Smoke Surbiton KT6 Brewpub (Antelope) . Cask Keg . .
Block Hoxton N1 Brewpub (Wenlock) . Cask Keg . .
Bohem Tottenham N17 Brewery . . Keg . .
Boxcar Homerton E9 Brewery . . Keg Bottle .
Brew by Numbers Bermondsey SE16 Brewery . . Keg Bottle .
Brewdog Tower Hill Tower Hill EC3 Brewpub . . Keg . .
Brewheadz Tottenham Hale N17 Brewery . . Keg . .
Brewhouse & Kitchen (Highbury) Highbury N5 Brewpub (B & K) . Cask Keg . .
Brewhouse & Kitchen (Islington) Islington EC1 Brewpub (B & K) . Cask Keg . .
Brick Deptford Deptford SE8 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Brixton Brixton Brixton SW9 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Brixton Loughborough Junction Loughborough Junction SE24 Brewery . . . . .
Brockley Brockley SE4 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg Bottle .
Broken Drum Upper Belvedere DA17 Brewery . . . . .
Bullfinch Herne Hill SE24 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
By The Horns Summerstown SW17 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Camden Town Ponders End Ponders End EN3 Brewery . . Keg Bottle Can
Camden Town Kentish Town Kentish Town NW5 Brewery . . Keg Bottle Can
Canopy Herne Hill SE24 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg Bottle .
Cellar Boys New Cross Gate SE14 Brewpub (White Hart) . . Keg . .
Clarkshaws Loughborough Junction Loughborough Junction SW9 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg Bottle .
Clarkshaws Erith Erith DA8 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg Bottle .
Craft Academy Herne Hill SE24 Brewpub (Florence) . Cask Keg . .
Crate Hackney Wick E9 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . Can
Cricklewood Cricklewood NW2 Brewery . . . Bottle .
Cronx New Addington CR0 Brewery . Cask Keg . .
Deviant & Dandy Homerton E9 Brewery . . Keg . .
East London Leyton E10 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg Bottle .
Eel Pie Twickenham TW1 Brewery . . . Bottle .
Enfield Upper Edmonton N18 Brewery . Cask Keg Bottle .
Essex Street Temple WC2 Brewpub (Temple Brewhouse) . Cask Keg . .
Five Points Hackney E8 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Fountain Old Street EC1V Brewpub (Old Fountain) . . Keg . .
Fourpure Bermondsey SE16 Brewery . . Keg . Can
Fullers Chiswick W4 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg Bottle .
German Kraft Borough SE1 Brewpub . . Keg. . .
Gipsy Hill West Norwood SE27 Brewery . . Keg . .
Goose Island Shoreditch E1 Brewpub (Goose Island) . . . . .
Gorgeous Highgate N6 Brewpub (Bull) LocAle Cask Keg . .
Gravity Well Leyton E10 Brewery . . Keg . .
Greenwich Greenwich SE10 Brewpub (Up The Creek) . Cask . . .
Hackney Haggerston E2 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Hale Tottenham N15 Brewery . . Keg . .
Hammerton Barnsbury N7 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Hop Stuff Thamesmead SE28 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
House Wood Green N22 Brewpub (Prince) LocAle Cask Keg . .
Howling Hops Hackney Wick E9 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Husk Silvertown E16 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Ignition Sydenham SE26 Brewery . . . . .
Jeffersons Barnes SW13 Brewery . . Keg Bottle .
Kentish Town Kentish Town NW5 Brewery . . . Bottle .
Kernel Bermondsey SE16 Brewery . . Keg Bottle .
Kew East Sheen SW14 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Laine's @ Four Thieves Battersea SW11 Brewpub (Four Thieves) . Cask Keg . .
Laine's @ People's Park Tavern Victoria Park E9 Brewpub (People's Park) . Cask Keg . .
London Beer Factory West Norwood SE27 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
London Beer Lab Loughborough Junction Loughborough Junction SW9 Brewery . . Keg . .
London Beer Lab Brixton Brixton SW9 Brewery . . Keg . .
London Brewing North Finchley N12 Brewpub (Bohemia) LocAle Cask Keg . .
Lonesome Streatham Vale SW16 Brewery . . . Bottle .
Long Arm Shoreditch Shoreditch EC2 Brewpub (Long Arm) . . Keg . .
Magic Spells Leyton E10 Brewery . . . Bottle .
Maregade Homerton E9 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Marko Paulo Northfields W13 Brewpub (Owl & Pussycat) LocAle Cask Keg . .
Meantime (Asahi) Greenwich SE10 Brewery . . Keg Bottle .
Mechanic Bethnal Green E1 Brewery . . . . .
Moncada Dollis Hill NW2 Brewery . Cask Keg . .
Mondo South Lambeth SW8 Brewery . . Keg . .
Muswell Hillbilly Muswell Hill N10 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg Bottle .
Mutineers (Petts Wood BR6) Brewery . Cask . . .
Neckstamper Leyton E10 Brewery . . Keg . .
Nirvana Leyton E10 Brewery . . Keg Bottle .
Oddly Platt's Eyot, TW12 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Old Street Bethnal Green E2 Brewery . . Keg . .
One Mile End Tottenham Tottenham N17 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
One Mile End Whitechapel Whitechapel E1 Brewpub (White Hart) "" "" "" "" ""
Orbit Walworth SE17 Brewery . . Keg . .
Partizan South Bermondsey SE16 Brewery . . Keg . .
Pillars Walthamstow E17 Brewery . . Keg . .
Portobello North Kensington W10 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Portobello @ George & Dragon Acton W3 Brewpub (George & Dragon) Cask
Pressure Drop Tottenham Tottenham Hale N17 Brewery . . Keg . .
Pretty Decent Forest Gate E7 Brewery . . Keg . .
Project 88 / Roe Green Willesden Green NW2 Brewpub (Beer + Burger) . . Keg . .
Redchurch Bethnal Green E2 Brewery . . Keg . .
Redemption Tottenham N17 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg Bottle .
Reunion Feltham TW13 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Sambrook's Battersea SW11 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg Bottle .
Short Stack Hackney E8 Brewpub (Cock) . . Keg . .
Signal Croydon CR0 Brewery . . Keg . .
Signature Brew Leyton E10 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . Can
Small Beer Bermondsey SE16 Brewery . . . Bottle .
Solvay Society Aldborough Hatch IG2 Brewery . . Keg Bottle .
Southey Penge SE20 Brewery . Cask Keg . .
Southwark Bermondsey SE1 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Spartan Bermondsey SE16 Brewery . . . . .
St John at Hackney Hackney E8 Brewery . . Keg . .
St Mary's Primrose Hill NW3 Brewery . . . Bottle .
Tap East Stratford Westfield E20 Brewpub (Tap East) LocAle Cask Keg . .
Three Sods Bethnal Green E2 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Tiny Vessel Platt's Eyot, TW12 Brewery . . Keg . .
Truman's Hackney Wick E3 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Twickenham Twickenham TW2 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Two Finches Finchley N3 Brewpub (Finchley Cricket Club) . . . Bottle .
Two Tribes Barnsbury N7 Brewery . . Keg Bottle .
Ubrew Bermondsey SE16 Brewery . . Keg . .
Villages Deptford SE8 Brewery . . Keg . Can
Volden Croydon CR0 Brewery LocAle Cask . . .
Weird Beard Hanwell W7 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg Bottle Can
Wild Card Walthamstow E17 Brewery
Wimbledon Colliers Wood SW19 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Zerodegrees Blackheath SE3 Brewpub (Zerodegrees) . . Keg . .

Cuckoo/Contract breweries

Brewery Location Type LocAle Cask Keg Bottle Can
Bloomsbury Bloomsbury WC1 Brewpub / Contract @ Wooden Hand Cask
Brodie’s (Leyton E10) Brewery / Cuckoo @ Rhymney Cask Keg
Coalition Elmers End BR3 Brewery / Cuckoo @ Hepworths Keg Bottle
Forest Road London Fields E8 Brewery / Cuckoo @ Van Ecke Keg
Hiver Bermondsey SE1 Brewery / Cuckoo @ Hepworths Cask Keg
Infinite Session Hackney Wick E9 Brewery / Cuckoo @ Sambrooks . . . Bottle Can
Park Feltham TW13 Brewery / Cuckoo @ Reunion LocAle Cask Keg . .
Tankleys Sidcup DA15 Brewery / Cuckoo @ Beerblefish LocAle Cask . . .
Watney / Brands Reunited (Caterham CR3) Brewery / Contract @ Sambrooks . Cask Keg . .
Wildman / Wolfpack Queen's Park NW6 Brewery / Contract @ Greene King . . Keg . .

Regular cuckoos at Ubrew

Brewery Location Type LocAle Cask Keg Bottle Can
Brewage A Trois Bermondsey SE16 Brewery / Cuckoo @ UBrew . . Keg Bottle .
Dusty Bermondsey SE16 Brewery / Cuckoo @ UBrew . . . Bottle
Old Kent Road Bermondsey SE16 Brewery / Cuckoo @ UBrew . . Keg Bottle
Ora Bermondsey SE16 Brewery / Cuckoo @ UBrew . . Keg Bottle
Seven Sisters Bermondsey SE16 Brewery / Cuckoo @ UBrew . . Keg . Can
Thirsty Smile Bermondsey SE16 Brewery / Cuckoo @ UBrew . . . . Can
Tidal Bermondsey SE16 Brewery / Cuckoo @ UBrew . . Keg . .

Other "breweries"

Brewery Location Type LocAle Cask Keg Bottle Can
Brew Club Clapton E5 Brewery / Private
Brewdog Angel Islington N1 Brewery / Private
Duckchicken Furzedown SW16 Cider producer
Gosnells Peckham SE15 Mead producer
Hawkes Bermondsey SE1 Cider producer
Pilango Parsons Green SW6 Cider producer Bottle
Ram Wandsworth SW18 Brewery / Private
Umbrella Upper Holloway N19 Ginger beer and cider producer . . . Bottle .

Suspended breweries

Brewery Location Type LocAle Cask Keg Bottle Can
BrewIT Fitzrovia W1 Brewpub / Suspended (George & Dragon)
Brick Peckham Peckham SE15 Brewery / Suspended . . . . .
Kitchen Putney SW15 Brewery / Suspended . . . Bottle .
Long Arm South Ealing South Ealing W5 Brewpub / Suspended (Ealing Park)
Old Greenwich SE10 Brewpub / Suspended (Old)
Pressure Drop Hackney Hackney E8 Brewery / Suspended
Streatham Streatham SW16 Brewery / Suspended . . . Bottle .
W1 Mayfair W1 Brewpub / Suspended (Burlington) . Cask . . .

Planned breweries

Brewery Location Type LocAle Cask Keg Bottle Can
Belrose Belsize Park NW3 Brewpub / Cuckoo @ London Beer Lab
Brewhouse & Kitchen (Hoxton) Hoxton E2 Brewpub / Planned . Cask Keg . .
Common Rioters Plumstead SE18 Brewery / Planned . . . . .
Ealing Perivale UB6 Brewery / Planned
Earth Wood Green N22 Brewery / Cuckoo @ Bohem? Keg Can
Earth Station North Woolwich E16 Brewery / Planned
Elm Park Brixton SW2 Brewpub / Planned (Elm Park Tavern)
Fearless Nomad Brentford TW8 Brewpub / Planned (Black Dog) . . . . .
Fellowship Bellingham SE6 Brewpub / Planned (Fellowship Inn)
Goodness Wood Green N22 Brewery / Cuckoo @ Sentinel . . . . .
Inkspot Streatham SW16 Brewery / Cuckoo @ Elliswood
Little Creatures Kings Cross N1 Brewpub / Planned
London Fields (Carlsberg) London Fields E8 Brewery / Cuckoo @ Trumans
Lost Rivers Waterloo SE1 Brewpub / Cuckoo @ Adnams?
New Cross New Cross SE14 Brewpub / Planned
Pembury Hackney E8 Brewpub / Planned
Tottenham Hotspur Tottenham N17 Brewery / Planned
Trial & Error (Tottenham N17) Brewery / Planned
Youngs Museum Wandsworth SE18 Brewery / Planned

Closed breweries

Brewery Location Type LocAle Cask Keg Bottle Can
Brewery Below Islington N1 Brewery / Closed Jul 18 . . Keg Bottle .
Degrees Plato London Fields E8 Brewery / Closed summer 16
Dragonfly (Now Portobello) Acton W3 Brewpub / Closed (George & Dragon) . . Keg . .
Haverstock (Now Belrose) Belsize Park NW3 Brewpub / Closed (Load of Hay)
Hops & Glory Canonbury N1 Brewpub / Closed (Hops & Glory)
Laine's @ Aeronaut Acton W3 Brewpub / Closed (Aeronaut)
Monkey Chews Peckham SE15 Brewpub / Closed (Montague)
Rocky Head Southfields SW18 Brewery / Closed Dec 17
Wild Card Ravenswood Walthamstow E17 Brewery / Closed autumn 17 LocAle Cask Keg . .

We recommend Des de Moor's website although it is no longer kept up to date! http://desdemoor.co.uk/london/brewers-and-beers/