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Published in May 2006, Good Beer Guide Germany was the first ever comprehensive guide to German breweries, their beers and taps. A must for all lovers of German beer, it was written with the beer tourist in mind and includes all known operating breweries, together with detailed guides to some of the best cities in the country for beer.

This page is designed to accompany the Guide. Updates to brewery entries, openings and closures are posted regularly. You can help keep the site as up to date as possible by sending any news or findings to

Steve Thomas 2006-2021

10th March 2021