The WORST Episodes of Bob's Burgers

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Feb 4, 2021

Network: FOX

Bob's Burgers follows a third-generation restaurateur, Bob, as he runs Bob's Burgers with the help of his wife and their three kids. Bob and his quirky family have big ideas about burgers, but fall short on service and sophistication. Despite the greasy counters, lousy location and a dearth of customers, Bob and his family are determined to make Bob's Burgers "grand re-re-re-opening" a success.

The Bleakening: Part 1

#1 - The Bleakening: Part 1

Season 8 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 10, 2017

Linda is determined to host a party at the restaurant, in an effort to spread a little extra cheer around the neighborhood. But when she realizes that her prized ornaments have been stolen, she quickly begins questioning all guests, including Marshmallow's friend - Art the Artist. However, the kids have their own theory, attributing the robbery to the anti-Santa - The Bleaken.

star 7.15
764 votes
Directors: Brian LoSchiavo
Writers: Steven Davis
Yurty Rotten Scoundrels

#2 - Yurty Rotten Scoundrels

Season 10 - Episode 15 - Aired Mar 8, 2020

Linda goes to Gayle’s artists’ workshop in a yurt. Louise and Gene search for a lost cat to collect a cash reward.

star 7.16
291 votes
Directors: Tom Riggin
Writers: Katie Crown
The Bleakening: Part 2

#3 - The Bleakening: Part 2

Season 8 - Episode 7 - Aired Dec 10, 2017

Linda is determined to host a party at the restaurant, in an effort to spread a little extra cheer around the neighborhood. But when she realizes that her prized ornaments have been stolen, she quickly begins questioning all guests, including Marshmallow's friend - Art the Artist. However, the kids have their own theory, attributing the robbery to the anti-Santa - The Bleaken.

star 7.18
387 votes
Directors: Chris Song
Writers: Kelvin Yu
Tappy Tappy Tappy Tap Tap Tap

#4 - Tappy Tappy Tappy Tap Tap Tap

Season 10 - Episode 18 - Aired Apr 19, 2020

Tina suspects sabotage when Josh gets injured on-stage in a tap show.

star 7.23
262 votes
Directors: Ryan Mattos
Writers: Jon Schroeder
Hamburger Dinner Theater

#5 - Hamburger Dinner Theater

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 20, 2011

Linda and the kids stage a murder mystery that doesn't go as planned.

star 7.26
1,642 votes
Directors: Wes Archer
Writers: Dan Fybel, Rich Rinaldi
Local She-ro

#6 - Local She-ro

Season 10 - Episode 21 - Aired May 10, 2020

Linda ends up on the trail of a legendary local singer while showing Tina what's great about their town; Teddy asks Bob for help arguing with a sports radio host.

star 7.28
274 votes
Directors: Ryan Mattos
Writers: Scott Jacobson
The Handyman Can

#7 - The Handyman Can

Season 10 - Episode 19 - Aired Apr 26, 2020

The Belcher kids try to help Teddy when he doubts his abilities as a handyman.

star 7.30
270 votes
Directors: Tom Riggin
Writers: Kelvin Yu
Mommy Boy

#8 - Mommy Boy

Season 11 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 6, 2020

When Linda joins a women's business group, Gene gets possessive of her time. Meanwhile, Louise and Tina want to learn how to fight.

star 7.30
195 votes
Directors: Simon Chong
Writers: Jon Schroeder
All That Gene

#9 - All That Gene

Season 10 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 1, 2019

Gene auditions for a small role in a local theater production, but things backfire when he discovers that Linda actually bargained with the director to get Gene the part.

star 7.31
328 votes
Directors: Matthew Long
Writers: Kelvin Yu
Wag the Song

#10 - Wag the Song

Season 10 - Episode 14 - Aired Mar 1, 2020

Tina competes with Gene and Louise to write a new school song for Wagstaff. Jimmy Pesto’s new steel awning creates a blinding glare for Bob and Linda.

star 7.37
298 votes
Directors: Chris Song
Writers: Greg Thompson
Copa-Bob-bana

#11 - Copa-Bob-bana

Season 11 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 11, 2020

Bob agrees to be the temporary chef at the Fischoeders' new nightclub.

star 7.37
235 votes
Directors: Ryan Mattos
Writers: Holly Schlesinger
Flat-Top O' the Morning to Ya

#12 - Flat-Top O' the Morning to Ya

Season 10 - Episode 16 - Aired Mar 15, 2020

Bob and the kids help a down-on-his-luck restaurant owner while Linda and Teddy celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.

star 7.37
295 votes
Directors: Ryan Mattos
Writers: Rich Rinaldi
P.T.A. It Ain't So

#13 - P.T.A. It Ain't So

Season 9 - Episode 21 - Aired May 5, 2019

Linda attempts to become more involved with the P.T.A.; Bob tries to cheer up a hardware store owner after unknowingly making a joke about his pet parrot that recently flew away.

star 7.39
383 votes
Directors: Ian Hamilton
Writers: Kelvin Yu
Brunchsquatch

#14 - Brunchsquatch

Season 8 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 1, 2017

To compete with Jimmy Pesto, Bob's Burgers begins serving brunch, but it quickly turns to chaos. Meanwhile, Tina, Gene and Louise decide to help Mr. Fischoeder's brother hide from him.

star 7.39
1,208 votes
Writers: Lizzie Molyneux, Wendy Molyneux
Sexy Dance Fighting

#15 - Sexy Dance Fighting

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 13, 2011

Tina develops a crush on her martial arts instructor.

star 7.39
1,738 votes
Directors: Anthony Chun
Writers: Kelvin Yu, Steven Davis
Ambergris

#16 - Ambergris

Season 4 - Episode 18 - Aired Apr 20, 2014

Gene, Louise, and Tina discover a seaweed-covered object at the beach that turns out to be a large hunk of Ambergris - an extremely valuable, but illegal, by-product of whale poop that is used in high-end perfumes. But Louise tries to cheat Gene and Tina out of the profit she hopes to make by selling the treasure on the black market. Meanwhile, Bob and Linda deal with their psychologically unstable landlord who is building them a new bathroom.

star 7.40
874 votes
Directors: Don MacKinnon
Writers: Scott Jacobson
Prank You for Being a Friend

#17 - Prank You for Being a Friend

Season 10 - Episode 22 - Aired May 17, 2020

A classmate comes to Louise for lessons in how to get in trouble; Bob reluctantly agrees to bring Jimmy Pesto his hernia medication.

star 7.41
267 votes
Directors: Tom Riggin
Writers: Katie Crown
Fast Time Capsules at Wagstaff School

#18 - Fast Time Capsules at Wagstaff School

Season 11 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 8, 2020

Tina is put in charge of the Wagstaff School time capsule project, but she makes an enemy when she rejects Tammy's submission. Meanwhile, Bob teases Linda over her inability to whistle.

star 7.41
239 votes
Directors: Tom Riggin
Writers: Gregory Thompson
Just the Trip

#19 - Just the Trip

Season 10 - Episode 17 - Aired Mar 22, 2020

The Belchers go on a road trip with Nat the limo driver.

star 7.41
297 votes
Directors: Chris Song
Writers: Lizzie Molyneux, Wendy Molyneux
Three Girls and a Little Wharfy

#20 - Three Girls and a Little Wharfy

Season 10 - Episode 13 - Aired Feb 23, 2020

In spite of her skepticism, Louise joins the search for a mythic sea monster. Bob takes a famous chef’s online master class.

star 7.43
314 votes
Directors: Tom Riggin
Writers: Holly Schlesinger
Yachty or Nice

#21 - Yachty or Nice

Season 11 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 13, 2020

Bob wonders if there’s a catch to the Belchers being invited to cater the Glencrest Yacht Club’s holiday boat parade. Louise has her eye on the Santa Schooner.

star 7.44
184 votes
Directors: Chris Song
Writers: Scott Jacobson
Bed & Breakfast

#22 - Bed & Breakfast

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Mar 13, 2011

Louise spies on the Belcher's suspicious house guest.

star 7.44
1,513 votes
Directors: Boohwan Lim
Writers: Holly Schlesinger
Just One of the Boyz 4 Now for Now

#23 - Just One of the Boyz 4 Now for Now

Season 9 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 30, 2018

Convinced she’s met the love of her life, Tina decides to disguise herself as a boy and sneak into the Boyz 4 Now auditions to find him. Back at the Restaurant, Teddy asks the rest of the Belcher gang to nurse his baby rat back to health.

star 7.46
561 votes
Directors: Ian Hamilton
Writers: Lizzie Molyneux, Wendy Molyneux
Boys Just Wanna Have Fungus

#24 - Boys Just Wanna Have Fungus

Season 10 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 6, 2019

Bob and Gene try to acquire a rare mushroom for a Burger of the Day. Tina thinks her new prescription glasses have given her a superpower.

star 7.46
396 votes
Directors: Ryan Mattos
Writers: Dan Fybel
Wharf Horse (or How Bob Saves/Destroys the Town) (1)

#25 - Wharf Horse (or How Bob Saves/Destroys the Town) (1)

Season 4 - Episode 21 - Aired May 11, 2014

Motivated by the promise of a new beachside burger joint, Bob conspires with Felix to convince Mr. Fischoeder to sell Wonder Wharf. Meanwhile, Tina protests the destruction of the wharf's carousel by chaining herself to it.

star 7.47
894 votes
Directors: Brian LoSchiavo
Writers: Nora Smith