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 2019)

Brewery Location Type LocAle Cask Keg Tank Bottle Can
.40FT Dalston E8 Brewery x x KeyKeg x Non-BC Bottles Non-CC Can
.Affinity Bermondsey SE16 Brewery . . Keg . . .
.Anomaly Old Malden KT3 Brewery . . . . . .
.Anspach & Hobday Bermondsey SE1 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . . .
.Barnet High Barnet EN5 Brewpub (Black Horse) LocAle Cask . . . .
.Battersea Nine Elms SW11 Brewpub (Battersea Brewery) LocAle Cask Keg Tank . .
.Beavertown Tottenham Hale N17 Brewery . . Keg . . Can
.Beavertown (Tottenham Hotspurs) Tottenham N17 Brewery . . Keg Tank . .
.Beerblefish Edmonton N18 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . Bottle .
.Belleville Wandsworth Common SW12 Brewery . Cask Keg . . .
.Bexley Erith DA8 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . . .
.Bianca Road Bermondsey SE16 Brewery . . Keg . . Can
.Block Hoxton N1 Brewpub (Wenlock) . Cask Keg . . .
.Bohem Tottenham N17 Brewery . . Keg . Bottle Can
.Boxcar Bethnal Green E2 Brewery . . Keg . Bottle .
.Br3wery Clock House BR3 Brewery . . Keg . . .
,Brew by Numbers Bermondsey SE16 Brewery . . Keg . Bottle .
.Brewdog (Tower Hill) Tower Hill EC3N Brewpub . . Keg . . .
.Brewhouse & Kitchen (Highbury) Highbury N5 Brewpub (B & K) . Cask Keg Tank . .
.Brewhouse & Kitchen (Hoxton) Hoxton E2 Brewpub (B & K) . Cask Keg . . .
.Brewhouse & Kitchen (Islington) Islington EC1V Brewpub (B & K) . Cask Keg . . .
.Brick Deptford SE8 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . . Can
.Brixton (Brixton) Brixton SW9 Brewery . . Keg . . .
.Brixton (Loughborough Junction) Loughborough Junction SE24 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . . .
.Brockley (Brockley) Brockley SE4 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg x Non-BC Bottle x
Broken Drum Upper Belvedere DA17 Brewery . Cask . . .
Bullfinch Herne Hill SE24 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
By The Horns Summerstown SW17 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg x x Non-CC Can
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
Cronx New Addington CR0 Brewery . Cask Keg . .
Deviant & Dandy Homerton E9 Brewery . . Keg . .
Ealing Brentford TW8 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg x BC Bottle CC Can
Earth Wood Green N22 Brewery . . Keg . Can
East London Leyton E10 Brewery LocAle Cask Non-KC Keg x BC Bottle Non-CC Can
Eel Pie Twickenham TW1 Brewery . . . Bottle .
Enfield Upper Edmonton N18 Brewery . Cask Keg Bottle .
Essex Street Temple WC2 Brewpub (Temple Brewhouse) x Cask KeyKeg x x x
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 . .
Goodness Wood Green N22 Brewery . . Keg . .
Goose Island Shoreditch E1 Brewpub (Goose Island) . . Keg . .
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 . .
Hackney Church Hackney E8 Brewery . . Keg . .
Hammerton Barnsbury N7 Brewery LocAle Cask Non-KC Keg x Bottle Can
Howling Hops Hackney Wick E9 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Husk Silvertown E16 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Ignition Sydenham SE26 Brewery . . Keg . .
Inkspot Streatham SW16 Brewery . . Keg . .
Jeffersons Barnes SW13 Brewery . . Keg Bottle .
Kernel Bermondsey SE16 Brewery x x Keg x BC Bottle x
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 . .
Little Creatures Kings Cross N1 Brewpub (Little Creatures) . . Keg . .
London Fields London Fields E8 Brewery . . 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 . .
Long Arm Shoreditch Shoreditch EC2 Brewpub (Long Arm) . . Keg . .
Mad Yank Northwood Hills HA5 Brewery . . . . .
Magic Spells Leyton E10 Brewery . . . Bottle .
Marko Paulo Northfields W13 Brewpub (Owl & Pussycat) LocAle Cask Keg . .
Meantime (Asahi) Greenwich SE10 Brewery . . Keg Bottle .
Mechanic Bethnal Green E1 Brewery . . Keg Bottle CC Can
Moncada Dollis Hill NW2 Brewery . Cask KeyKeg x Non-BC Bottle Non-CC Can
Mondo South Lambeth SW8 Brewery . . Keg . .
Muswell Hillbilly Muswell Hill N10 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg x BC Bottle .
Mutineers Bromley North BR1 Brewery . Cask . . .
Neckstamper Leyton E10 Brewery . . Keg . .
Nirvana Leyton E10 Brewery . . Keg Bottle .
Oddly Tottenham N17 Brewery LocAle Cask KeyKeg x (Bottle) (Can)
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) . . . . .
Ora Tottenham N7 Brewery . . Keg Bottle
Orbit Walworth SE17 Brewery . . Keg . .
Park Norbiton KT1 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Partizan South Bermondsey SE16 Brewery . . Keg . .
Perivale Perivale UB6 Brewery . . . . .
Pillars Walthamstow E17 Brewery . . Keg . .
Portobello North Kensington W10 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Pressure Drop Tottenham Hale N17 Brewery x x Non-KC Keg x x Non-CC Can
Pretty Decent Forest Gate E7 Brewery . . Keg . .
Redemption Tottenham N17 Brewery LocAle Cask KeyKeg x RAIB RAIC
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 . Cask Keg . .
Signature Walthamstow E17 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . Can
Sly Beast Wandsworth SW18 Brewpub (Ram Inn) . . Keg . . .
Small Beer Bermondsey SE16 Brewery . . Keg Bottle .
Small Beer Brewing North Kensington W12 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 . Cask 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 . Cask Keg x RAIB x
Truman's Hackney Wick E3 Brewery LocAle Cask KeyKeg Tank Non-BC Bottles x
Twickenham Twickenham TW2 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
Two Tribes Barnsbury N7 Brewery . . Keg Bottle .
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 LocAle Cask Keg . .
Wimbledon Colliers Wood SW19 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg x RAIB & Non-BC Bottles Non-CC Can
Wrong Side of the Tracks Catford SE6 Brewery . . . . Bottle .
Zerodegrees Blackheath SE3 Brewpub (Zerodegrees) . . Keg . .

Cuckoo/Contract breweries

Brewery Location Type LocAle Cask Keg Tank Bottle Can
.Bankside Brew Chelsea SW10 Brewery / Contract @ Greene King . . . . . .
.Big Hug Kings Cross WC1X Brewery / Contract @ Various . . Keg . . Can
.Bloomsbury Bloomsbury WC1N Brewpub / Contract @ Southwark? . Cask Keg . . .
.BritHop Belvedere DA17 Brewery / Cuckoo @ Franklins . Cask Keg . . .
.Brixton Beer Co Camberwell SE5 Brewery / Cuckoo @ Canopy . Cask Keg . . .
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
Little Faith Deptford SE8 Brewery / Cuckoo @ Franklins . . . . .
Project 88 / Roe Green Willesden Green NW2 Brewery / Contract @ Hop Kettle x x Keg x x x
Tankleys Sidcup DA15 Brewery / Cuckoo @ Beerblefish LocAle Cask . . .
Watneys Beer Company (Caterham CR3) Brewery / Contract @ Sambrooks . Cask Keg . .
Wildman / Wolfpack Queen's Park NW6 Brewery / Contract @ Greene King . . Keg . .

Regular cuckoos at Ubrew (now closed)

Brewery Location Type LocAle Cask Keg Tank Bottle Can
.888 Bermondsey SE16 Brewery / Cuckoo @ UBrew . . . . . .
.Brewage A Trois Bermondsey SE16 Brewery / Cuckoo @ UBrew . . Keg . Bottle .
.Brews Company Bermondsey SE16 Brewery / Cuckoo @ UBrew . . . . . Can
Dusty Bermondsey SE16 Brewery / Cuckoo @ UBrew . . . Bottle
Mothership Bermondsey SE16 Brewery / Cuckoo @ UBrew
Old Kent Road 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 . .
Workshy Richmond TW10 Brewery / Cuckoo @ UBrew . . Keg . .

Other "breweries"

Brewery Location Type LocAle Cask Keg Tank Bottle Can
.Brew Club Hackney E8 Brewery / Private . . Keg . . .
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 Tank Bottle Can
.Alphabeta Aldgate EC2M Brewpub / (Pitt Cue) LocAle Cask Keg . . .
Cricklewood Cricklewood NW2 Brewery / Suspended? . . . Bottle .
Dragonfly Acton W3 Brewpub (George & Dragon) Cask Keg
Hop Stuff Thamesmead SE28 Brewery LocAle Cask Keg . .
House Wood Green N22 Brewpub / Suspended (Prince) LocAle Cask Keg . .
Kentish Town Kentish Town NW5 Brewery . . Keg Bottle .
Kitchen Putney SW15 Brewery / Suspended . . . Bottle .
Long Arm South Ealing South Ealing W5 Brewpub / Suspended (Ealing Park)
Maregade Homerton E9 Brewery / Suspended LocAle Cask Keg . .
Pressure Drop Hackney Hackney E8 Brewery / Suspended
Streatham Streatham SW16 Brewery / Suspended . . . Bottle .
Two Finches Finchley N3 Brewpub / Suspended (Finchley Cricket Club) . . . Bottle .
Ubrew Bermondsey SE16 Brewery / Suspended . . Keg . .
W1 Mayfair W1 Brewpub / Suspended (Burlington) . Cask . . .

Planned breweries

Brewery Location Type LocAle Cask Keg Tank Bottle Can
.Belrose Belsize Park NW3 Brewpub / Cuckoo @ London Beer Lab . . Keg . . .
.Brockley (Lee) Lee SE12 Brewery / Planned . . . . . .
Common Rioters Plumstead SE18 Brewery / Planned . . . . .
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)
Jawbone Strawberry Hill TW1 Brewery / Planned
Jiddlers Tipple Wood Green N8 Brewery / Contract @ ? Keg . . Can
Lost Rivers Waterloo SE1 Brewpub / Cuckoo @ Adnams?
New Cross New Cross SE14 Brewpub / Planned
Pinnora Pinner HA5 Brewery / Planned
Pembury Hackney E8 Brewpub / Planned
Second Wave West Norwood SE27 Brewery / Planned Keg Bottle
Sundays Bethnal Green E2 Brewery / Planned
Trial & Error (Tottenham N17) Brewery / Planned
Urban Alchemy New Barnet EN5 Brewery / Planned . . . . .
Youngs Museum Wandsworth SE18 Brewery / Planned

Closed breweries

Brewery Location Type LocAle Cask Keg Tank Bottle Can
.Brewdog Angel Islington N1 Brewery (Private) / Closed Sep 2019 . . Keg . . .
.BrewIT Fitzrovia W1 Brewpub / Closed Jun 2019 . Cask Keg . . .
Brewery Below Islington N1 Brewery / Closed Jul 18 . . Keg Bottle .
Big Smoke Surbiton KT6 Brewpub / Closed Mar 19 . Cask Keg . .
Brewheadz Tottenham Hale N17 Brewery / Cuckoo @ Ora . . Keg . .
Brick Peckham Peckham SE15 Brewery / Closed end 2017. . . . . .
Dragonfly (Now Portobello) Acton W3 Brewpub / Closed (George & Dragon) . . Keg . .
Hale (now Exale) Tottenham N15 Brewery / Closed Sep 19 . . 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)
Lonesome Streatham Vale SW16 Brewery / Closed Dec 17 . . . Bottle .
Monkey Chews Peckham SE15 Brewpub / Closed (Montague)
Rocky Head Southfields SW18 Brewery / Closed Dec 17
Redchurch Bethnal Green E2 Brewery / Closed May 2019 . . Keg . .
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/