Brewery News

Cheltenham currently has four breweries within its branch area.

  • Battledown
  • Tel: 01242 693409. Web:
  • Cheltenham’s oldest working brewery, Battledown are located on the eastern edge of Cheltenham. Tours by arrangement.

  • Brewhouse & Kitchen (Cheltenham)
  • Tel: 01242 509946. Web:
  • The pub, situated in the Brewery Quarter, on the site of the former Flowers Brewery, is part of the small Brewhouse & Kitchen chain, with a 3 BBL on-site microbrewery. Brewing Experience days are available by arrangement.

  • Cotswold Lion
  • Tel: 01242 870164. Web:
  • Cotswold Lion is an artisan brewery located on a farm in the village of Coberley, on the east of
    Cheltenham. The 10 BBL brewery was formed from the merger of the Nailsworth and Festival breweries. Run by two blokes with a passion for brewing fine real ale. That said, all they really do is assemble the ingredients and let their army of billions of tiny yeast cells do the hard work. The brewery is named after a local sheep breed. Tours by arrangement.

  • Deya
  • Tel: 07887 537356. Web:
  • Focusing in the main on the keg and can market. Occasional casks are produced, one of which won beer of the festival at CRAF 2016.

Former breweries
Prescott Ales Prescott was taken over in late 2019 by Hanlons Brewery of Exeter. The brew-kit has been sold. Prescott branded ales are now brewed by Hanlons.