The BEST Episodes of Below Deck Mediterranean
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jun 26, 2020
The series follows nine crew members living and working aboard a 150’ mega-yacht as it undertakes a new charter season in the Mediterranean. Providing unparalleled service to wealthy and uncompromising guests is made even more difficult as the team faces everything from love triangles to seeing fellow crew members shockingly cross the line with guests.
#1 - Holy Ship!
Season 4 - Episode 15 - Aired Sep 9, 2019
Ben is determined to regain his sea legs, but Sirocco's faulty galley has other plans; Travis' latest drunken night has Sandy at the end of her rope; Jack writes poetry for Aesha; rough seas has everyone holding on for dear life.
#2 - Can't Touch This
Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 8, 2020
Hannah struggles to get her Second Stew in line, and tensions reach a boiling point when Lara refuses to take direction from Hannah. In the galley, Kiko finds himself up against guests that are less than satisfied. Malia deals with a green deck crew and is forced to draw the line with Pete.
#3 - Au Revoir, Sirocco
Season 4 - Episode 18 - Aired Sep 30, 2019
A boat catches fire in port stranding Sirocco with nowhere to go; the interior team resents Sandy's harsh criticism; Jack and Aesha contemplate their future; Sandy calls out Hannah's lack of passion for yachting.
#4 - Don't Cry For Me, Sirocco
Season 4 - Episode 12 - Aired Aug 19, 2019
Captain Sandy finds one of the crew member’s positions redundant. Joao finally confronts Jack on his lack of work ethic giving him an ultimatum. An overwhelmed Anastasia is pushed to her breaking point in the galley, and when Colin learns that someone will have to leave the boat, he makes a bold move.
#5 - Recipe For Disaster
Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 10, 2019
The crew's first beach picnic of the season gets off to a very rocky start, ultimately leaving Colin shattered and empty-handed. Meanwhile, Chef Mila faces her biggest challenge yet, baking. And Hannah realizes Mila may not be up to the standard she's used to. Joao continues to have growing pains in his new leadership position as he attempts to get his deckhand Jack in line.
#6 - What Eze the Problem?
Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired Jul 22, 2019
Hannah and Joao have a miscommunication over a guest excursion; Anastasia is forced to prepare foods that go against her vegan lifestyle for charter guest, the "Queen of Versailles;" June continues to struggle to impress Hannah.
#7 - Ace of Stew Face
Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired Jun 22, 2020
With bad weather rolling in and down her Second Stew, Hannah scrambles to manage the interior with only Jess to rely on. Captain Sandy and Malia draw a hard line with the deck team when they call the guys out for their questionable behavior. Kiko struggles to prepare a picnic lunch for the first off-boat excursion of the season. After surviving the charter, Hannah is rewarded with a Second Stew, but she quickly realizes the newest addition to her team may be more than she bargained for.
#8 - Love, Love Me Stew
Season 4 - Episode 17 - Aired Sep 23, 2019
The crew prepares for the final charter of the season; with Joao sidelined with a fever, Travis is forced to step up; bad weather rolls into the South of France; when Anastasia gets on Sandy's bad side, Hannah bears the brunt of the captain's fury.
#9 - I Like Big Boats and I Cannot Lie
Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 1, 2020
Below Deck Mediterranean returns for its fifth season with Captain Sandy Yawn at the helm of the mega-yacht Wellington, cruising one of the most desired yachting locations in the Mediterranean: Mallorca, Spain. After earning the Lead Deckhand title in season 2, Malia returns as Captain Sandy’s first female Bosun, a role she hopes to grow into while commanding respect from her all-male deck team. Brazilian Chef, Kiko, tries to make a good first impression while having to overcome Captain Sandy’s skepticism from last charter season’s galley struggles. Hannah returns as Chief Stew in a new stage of her life, but immediately finds herself challenged by an experienced Second Stew. When the first guests arrive, cracks begin to surface as Hannah attempts to maintain control of her team.
#10 - Definitely Not Prague
Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired Sep 4, 2018
On the season finale, the Talisman crew pull out all the stops to end the season on a high note. Hannah picks a fight with Joao and Brooke, causing the mild mannered Brooke to fight back. Adam delivers a final dinner that leaves the guests speechless. Joao's feelings for Brooke are solidified after his shocking confession to Kasey. And Conrad's mission to avoid Hannah backfires when she gives him a proposition he can't refuse.
#11 - Docked and Loaded
Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired Aug 5, 2019
Captain Sandy continues her on-going battle with Sirocco’s anchors, while Joao and Travis continue their deep dive to set the anchors free. Baseball star, Johnny Damon along with his family and friends not only go against the bad weather, but also a feisty neighboring yacht owner. Meanwhile, Aesha and June bond over their mutual losses. And as the guests depart, Sandy is faced with a big complaint making her second guess her decisions.
#12 - Nauti Girls Need Love Too
Season 4 - Episode 14 - Aired Sep 2, 2019
Guests aren't as impressed with Ben's first dinner as he'd hoped; Anastasia struggles to adjust back to her previous role; Travis stews over losing Jack to Aesha; a sudden burst of wind sends the deck team scrambling.
#13 - The Italian's Job
Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 15, 2020
Romance is in bloom on the crew’s first night out of the season, as Pete makes his move while Rob and Jess find themselves connecting on a deeper level. The second charter kicks off when guests with ties to the music industry arrive, but unforeseen circumstances immediately put the Wellington crew behind the eight ball. Meanwhile, Pete’s attitude forces Malia into a difficult confrontation, and tensions between Hannah and Lara take a surprising new turn.
#14 - Sweet White Glove o' Mine
Season 4 - Episode 16 - Aired Sep 16, 2019
The charter guests request a White Party for their final dinner, and Ben goes to great lengths in creating a menu for the theme; Joao’s ego gets him in hot water with Captain Sandy, while Jack enlists the crew to help him ask Aesha to be his girlfriend; And Hannah’s leadership skills are called into question after Sandy calls out the interior crew for a subpar performance in service.
#15 - One Million Percent
Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired Aug 28, 2018
Adam rises to the occasion with his crew meals; on the final charter of the season, a group of self-proclaimed "Daddy's Girls" come on board; Hannah and Conrad deal with the stages of a boat breakup; Joao makes a shocking admission to Kasey.
#16 - We Used to Be Friends
Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired Aug 14, 2018
Hannah and Joao’s contempt for one another grows even stronger when Joao ruffles Hannah’s feathers. And, on the first day of charter, strong winds leave the boat stuck at the dock, and Adam must do everything in his power to keep the guests distracted with his cuisine. Meanwhile, Hannah’s leadership skills are challenged by Brooke and Kasey. And Colin finally gets the nerve to reveal his season-long feelings for Brooke.
#17 - That Was Very Greek of Us
Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Jul 26, 2016
For the final charter, an all-male group brings their own set of demands, and an exhausted crew must struggle to keep up. After weeks of building frustration, the girls band together to confront their First Mate Bryan. Everyone prepares to say goodbye to the Ionian Princess, but not before last minute feelings are revealed and the charter season goes out with a bang.
#18 - Monte Car-loco
Season 4 - Episode 11 - Aired Aug 12, 2019
The crew enjoys a day off at a resort in Monte Carlo, Monaco; Joao and Hannah have a heart to heart; Travis confronts Joao over his treatment of Aesha; Anastasia tries to regain her swagger after poor reviews from the previous charter.
#19 - A Whole Different Ball Game
Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired Jul 29, 2019
Former MLB player Johnny Damon comes on board with a group of rowdy friends; Jack and Travis fail to respond to an alarm; questions arise about Anastasia's food; Jack takes Aesha on a date; Travis and Joao must rescue the anchor.
#20 - Cannes You Cook?
Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 17, 2019
The Sirocco crew comes to terms with Mila's controversial views. Captain Sandy's good friend, Dr. Jennifer Berman, returns with the expectation of actually leaving the dock this year. Hannah's on high alert making sure Sandy's friends are taken care of and Sandy's toast is butter free. Meanwhile, Joao continues to struggle to motivate Jack. Colin wonders if this new crew might be a little too bawdy for him, and Chef Mila's redemption charter gets off to a choppy start forcing Sandy to think outside the box with a unique plan.
#21 - It's Ben a Long Time
Season 4 - Episode 13 - Aired Aug 26, 2019
Colin faces a tough decision and Anastasia accepts her new role, but Sandy wonders whether if she’s now phoning her job in. An all-female group come on board and do their best to flirt with the deck crew. Jack and Aesha move in together making Travis feel isolated. And a familiar face returns that has Hannah on her toes.
#22 - Knot Today, Anchors
Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 8, 2019
Anastasia fills in as the temporary chef and Travis helps out as sous chef; the exhausted crew continues to work with a person down in each department; Ashley films her music video; João acts quickly in a dangerous situation involving the anchors.
#23 - Can I Get Fries With That?
Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Jun 12, 2018
The primary and her guests continue to turn up the heat on the crew causing tension between Adam and Hannah. Sad about missing her sister's wedding, Brooke tries to remain professional.
#24 - Mo' Onions, Mo' Problems
Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Jun 13, 2017
Malia and Adam share a romantic moment, but complications arise when she continues to flirt with Wes. The charter guests play dirty as they challenge the Sirocco crew to a relay race. When Hannah finds out Adam intentionally decided to go against the guests' food preferences, the two butt heads once again. Meanwhile, Bugsy feels alienated from the stews as Hannah and Lauren give her the cold shoulder. And when Hannah informs Captain Sandy about Adam's food sabotage, the rebellious chef finds himself in hot water.
#25 - Take This Job And Stew It
Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired Aug 7, 2018
Hannah and Conrad re-evaluate whether their opposite outlooks on life will be able to coexist off the boat. Brooke and Kasey start to air their grievances over Hannah's work ethic, while Jamie's hard work gets recognition. Kasey and Joao resume their friendship, leading Brooke to question his intentions. And when a group of Sandy's friends charter the yacht, its make or break for Hannah as she puts on her best stew face.