The BEST Episodes of Close Enough

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 18, 2021

Network: HBO Max

A young married couple juggles everyday challenges such as parenthood, friendship, ham theft, stripper clowns and choosing the right day care.

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Cyber Matrix

#1 - Cyber Matrix

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 25, 2021

Alex buys his first smartphone, which seduces him into a digital fantasy world.

star 8.02
64 votes
Man Up

#2 - Man Up

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 25, 2021

After Josh abandons his family in the face of danger, he asks Pearle to train him to be brave.

star 7.97
60 votes
Time Hooch

#3 - Time Hooch

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Feb 25, 2021

Alex and Josh travel back in time to save Alex and Bridgette’s marriage.

star 7.83
46 votes
Josh Gets Shredded

#4 - Josh Gets Shredded

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Feb 25, 2021

After struggling to play with Candice, Josh tries to get fit but overdoes it.

star 7.80
71 votes
Where'd You Go, Bridgette?

#5 - Where'd You Go, Bridgette?

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Feb 25, 2021

While Pearle helps Bridgette break her phone addiction, the others mistakenly believe Bridgette has been abducted.

star 7.80
44 votes
Skate Dad

#6 - Skate Dad

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 9, 2020

Struggling to bond with Candice, Josh goes all out to become the world's best skate dad.

star 7.73
95 votes
Directors: Calvin Wong
Writers: J.G. Quintel, Minty Lewis
Sauceface

#7 - Sauceface

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 25, 2021

Candice becomes the kingpin of an illegal hot-sauce racket.

star 7.65
63 votes
Logan's Run'd

#8 - Logan's Run'd

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 9, 2020

In a last-ditch attempt to prove they can still party, Emily, Josh, and Alex follow Bridgette to a hot new nightclub.

star 7.60
118 votes
Writers: Chris Kula
Birthdaze

#9 - Birthdaze

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Feb 25, 2021

Tired of children’s birthday parties, Josh and Emily try to make Candice’s party more exciting for adults.

star 7.58
48 votes
The Canine Guy

#10 - The Canine Guy

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Jul 9, 2020

After a fight with Alex, Josh befriends a talking dog. Meanwhile, Emily and Bridgette receive inspiration from "Weird Al" Yankovic on a songwriting retreat in the forest.

star 7.53
73 votes
Directors: Calvin Wong
Writers: Andres Salaff, Deepak Sethi
100% No Stress Day

#11 - 100% No Stress Day

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 9, 2020

The roommates work together to give Emily a stress-free day but are promptly sidetracked by shady characters from Alex's past.

star 7.51
88 votes
Directors: Sean Szeles
Writers: Bill Oakley, Marlena Rodriguez
Prank War

#12 - Prank War

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 9, 2020

Bridgette and Emily are put in danger when Josh attempts to prove he's the king of pranks.

star 7.42
92 votes
Directors: Sean Szeles
Writers: Madeline Queripel, Matt Price, Minty Lewis, Ryan Pequin
Houseguest From Hell

#13 - Houseguest From Hell

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 25, 2021

Emily lets an old friend crash at the apartment but getting rid of her proves difficult.

star 7.41
61 votes
First Date

#14 - First Date

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Jul 9, 2020

While Josh and Emily try to rekindle their relationship, Alex acts as Bridgette's wingman on a horrifying double date.

star 7.38
69 votes
Directors: Calvin Wong
Writers: Kristy Grant, Marlena Rodriguez
Cool Moms

#15 - Cool Moms

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jul 9, 2020

Emily tries to roll with the "cool moms" at Candice's school, while Josh and Alex help Randy find his mom.

star 7.37
82 votes
Directors: Sean Szeles
Writers: Alison Agosti, Matt Price
So Long Boys

#16 - So Long Boys

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Jul 9, 2020

When Emily has a pregnancy scare, Josh considers a vasectomy as Alex embraces fatherhood.

star 7.35
74 votes
Directors: Calvin Wong
Writers: Deepak Sethi, Matt Price
Handy

#17 - Handy

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Feb 25, 2021

Randy discovers his true calling while stranded on a deserted island.

star 7.34
44 votes
Snailin' It

#18 - Snailin' It

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Jul 9, 2020

Overwhelmed with work, Emily goes to extreme lengths to make time for Candice.

star 7.34
68 votes
Directors: Sean Szeles
Writers: Minty Lewis
Room Parents

#19 - Room Parents

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 9, 2020

When Josh volunteers at Candice's school, Emily becomes suspicious that another parent is trying to seduce him.

star 7.33
106 votes
Writers: Aaron Burdette
The Erotic Awakening of A.P. LaPearle

#20 - The Erotic Awakening of A.P. LaPearle

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 25, 2021

To market his steamy novel of Viking erotica, Alex recruits Pearle to pose as the book’s author.

star 7.33
43 votes
Robot Tutor

#21 - Robot Tutor

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jul 9, 2020

The roommates' tropical vacation is derailed by Candice's tutoring needs.

star 7.30
73 votes
Directors: Sean Szeles
Writers: Matt Price
Quilty Pleasures

#22 - Quilty Pleasures

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 9, 2020

While working on Candice's class quilt, Josh and Emily get trapped in the underbelly of the Los Angeles fabric district, while Alex and Bridgette prove to be incompetent babysitters.

star 7.29
170 votes
Directors: Sean Szeles
Writers: Madeline Queripel, Minty Lewis, Ryan Pequin
Golden Gamer

#23 - Golden Gamer

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jul 9, 2020

When Josh attempts to finish a video game, he must confront an inner demon. Alex tries to win his students' respect.

star 7.29
77 votes
Directors: Calvin Wong
Writers: Matt Price
Haunted Couch

#24 - Haunted Couch

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 25, 2021

Bridgette is sick of unreliable guys who "ghost" her until she falls for an actual ghost.

star 7.25
59 votes
The Perfect House

#25 - The Perfect House

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 9, 2020

Emily becomes addicted to visiting open houses as an escape from her chaotic home life.

star 7.25
120 votes
Writers: Minty Lewis