Real ale. Real food. Real welcome.


We now have two Defibrillators!


One already operational at the Medical Centre,

and one ready to be installed at

The Cross Tree Pub.


If you would like to be trained in using the Defibrillator, contact Brigid or Laurie Boyle.

  • Delicious food for adults and children.

  • Cask Marque Ale.

  • Lovely Garden with Outside Bars.

  • Big screen TV with Sky & BT Sport.

  • Pool, Darts and Skittles.

  • Open Mic nights.

  • Pub quiz (last Wednesday of each month).

  • Fishermen - breakfast and supper

  • Pellet for sale

  • Walking groups - Parking, loo and lunch.

  • Air Ambulance - Fundraising for WNAA.

  • and last but not least... our lovely locals.

Two courses

only £8.95!

Children and dogs

Welcome to The Cross Tree

Set in the beautiful Northamptonshire countryside, in the village of Byfield.

Groups and special events

Weddings, meetings, birthdays, anniversaries, funerals, retirement parties or family gatherings.

Wheel chair accessible

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Have a drink, a chat, maybe

a game of pool, darts or

skittles and enjoy our

jukebox and fruit machine.

Relax in our quiet lounge

room, where you can have

a drink and a meal by our

open fire.

We endeavour to be a family and dog friendly pub. Well behaved parents and owners on leads welcome!!

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Come to the bar

Come to the lounge

Country Pub & Restaurant

If you have special dietary needs, please do ask.


As all food is prepared to order, we will do our best to accommodate you.


Our menu is good old fashioned pub grub!

No froths, jus or chef gimmicks.

If you leave here hungry, it is not our fault!


We have a Children’s menu, and on Sunday lunchtime

and evening a two course Roast dinner option.


We will always provide a buffet or set meal if pre-booked.

We keep a list of local B&Bs and camp sites if you are visiting for work or play.

The Cross Tree Inn

2 Banbury Road



NN11 6XL

01327 264440

[email protected]

We do breakfast for groups of fishermen at a time to suit you. These need to be booked in at least two days before the event.


We will also do suppers or buffets later in the day as required, but need notice beforehand.


We keep a small supply of pellet in various sizes. £3 per kilo.

Find us on the A361 half way between

Daventry and Banbury in the

Northamptonshire village of Byfield

Menu and special diets

Local amenities

Fishermen’s breakfasts

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Last Wednesday of each month, at 8pm

£5 a team, up to 4 people. Food provided.

All proceeds go to the Air Ambulance.

Quiz Night

Sunday Roast

Monday to Thursday -

Friday & Saturday -

Sunday -

Opening Hours

11am-3pm & 5pm-11pm


12pm - 11pm

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Byfield’s Got Heart!

Defib Appeal

Mid Oxon Cup Final

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Byfield Athletic football team on their

way to the league cup final.

And the winners are...

Byfield Athletic!!

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We show all the

big games on

Sky and BT sports

Pub Quiz!

Last Wednesday of each month

The Cross Tree