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founded 1857


Southwold, Suffolk

Brewing has been carried out on the site of the Sole Bay Brewery since at least 1345. The Adnams family started brewing here in 1857.

The first edition of the Good Beer Guide reported 'Nearly always real draught beer.'

76 Real Ales recorded

(plus 5 aliases)