Man with a Plan

The WORST episodes of Man with a Plan

Every episode of Man with a Plan ever, ranked from worst to best by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The worst episodes of Man with a Plan!

A contractor learns that parenting his three young children may be the most difficult job he’s ever had. When Adam’s wife goes back to work, he’s overwhelmed by his new responsibilities at home, but with the encouragement of his wife and a few equally stressed-out parents, Adam regroups, lays down the law and starts figuring out his new life.

Last Updated: 7/7/2022Network: CBS
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Pilot
star
7.14
1505 votes

#1 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 10/24/2016

In the series premiere, Adam, a contractor starts spending more time with his three kids when his wife, Andi, goes back to work and discovers the truth all parents realize; their little angels are maniacs.

Directors: James Burrows
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
We Hate Money
star
7.32
377 votes

#2 - We Hate Money

Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired 5/7/2018

When Adam and Don realize they need to bring in more business, they film a commercial advertising their company. Also, Andi works up the courage to ask her boss for a raise.

Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Two Tickets to Paradise
star
7.36
1124 votes

#3 - Two Tickets to Paradise

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 10/31/2016

When Adam’s client offers him two highly coveted tickets to a Pittsburgh Steelers game, he is stuck between choosing to take his wife, Andi, or his brother, Don (Kevin Nealon).

Directors: James Burrows
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
King for a Day
star
7.40
392 votes

#4 - King for a Day

Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired 4/16/2018

When Adam learns that Andi is keeping secrets from him for his own good, he becomes determined to find out what she’s hiding from him.

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The Puppet Theater
star
7.41
1037 votes

#5 - The Puppet Theater

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 11/7/2016

When Adam gets fed up with endless demands from his daughter's kindergarten teacher, Mrs. Rodriguez, he makes a hasty decision that lands him in hot water with his wife Andi.

Directors: James Burrows
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A Dinner Gone Wrong
star
7.43
701 votes

#6 - A Dinner Gone Wrong

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 1/16/2017

When Andi and Marcy realize they were rivals in high school, Adam and Don are dragged into the feud and forced to take sides.

Directors: Pamela Fryman
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We Got a Girl
star
7.44
364 votes

#7 - We Got a Girl

Season 2 - Episode 20 - Aired 5/14/2018

Adam and Andi set up Adam’s boss on a date to boost her spirits in the hope that she’ll be in the mood and have Adam being working again.

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Yeah, Maybe
star
7.44
334 votes

#8 - Yeah, Maybe

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 2/11/2019

When Adam and Andi have a disagreement at the office, they must find a way to solve it so it doesn't become a problem at home. Also, the kids try to extend Lowell's stay at their house after realizing he's an amazing cook.

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Thanksgiving
star
7.44
960 votes

#9 - Thanksgiving

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 11/21/2016

Andi has a hard time not taking over when Adam tackles organizing the school's big Thanksgiving feast with Don and Lowell.

Directors: James Burrows
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Stuck in the Middle With You
star
7.44
223 votes

#10 - Stuck in the Middle With You

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired 5/14/2020

Adam's mother-in-law, Alice, makes an unexpected visit and reveals some shocking news.

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Un-Dressed
star
7.44
939 votes

#11 - Un-Dressed

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 11/14/2016

When Don encourages Adam to clean out his cluttered garage and turn it into a man cave, Adam panics when he thinks he donated one of Andi's treasured keepsakes.

Directors: Pamela Fryman
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Adam's Big Little Lie
star
7.46
225 votes

#12 - Adam's Big Little Lie

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired 4/9/2020

Adam promises not to lie to Andi again, but finds himself in a tough spot when he has to cover for Joe.

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Winner Winner Chicken Salad
star
7.47
242 votes

#13 - Winner Winner Chicken Salad

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired 4/23/2020

Adam encourages Don to give himself food poisoning to get out of babysitting his destructive grandson; Adam and Andi argue over who has to take Kate and her teenage friends dress shopping.

Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Guess Who's Coming to Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner?
star
7.47
423 votes

#14 - Guess Who's Coming to Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner?

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired 2/26/2018

When Andi gets Bev a spot volunteering at the hospital, Joe becomes bored and starts spending too much time with Adam.

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The Burns System
star
7.47
373 votes

#15 - The Burns System

Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired 4/30/2018

Adam is thrilled and honored to help Joe buy a new car but is caught off guard when Joe suddenly becomes irritable and the negotiations go off track. Andi discovers Emme has been hiding a pet snake and has to figure out how to get rid of it.

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Out With the In-Laws
star
7.47
398 votes

#16 - Out With the In-Laws

Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired 3/26/2018

When Andi's folks decide to visit them for Easter, Adam and Andi have to keep the peace between both sets of parents.

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Family Business
star
7.49
366 votes

#17 - Family Business

Season 2 - Episode 21 - Aired 5/21/2018

(Season Finale) After struggling to find work, Andi proposes an idea for her and Adam to go into business together; Adam tackles a challenging renovation of Joe and Bev’s kitchen.

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Assisted Living
star
7.49
784 votes

#18 - Assisted Living

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired 2/27/2017

When Adam's parents visit unannounced, they reveal surprising plans for their future living arrangements,

Directors: Pamela Fryman
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We Can Be Heroes
star
7.49
462 votes

#19 - We Can Be Heroes

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 1/15/2018

When Adam and Andi are caught off guard by unexpected expenses, they each decide to give up a luxury to pay them off.

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Adam's Wall Hole Bowl
star
7.50
335 votes

#20 - Adam's Wall Hole Bowl

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 2/25/2019

Adam and the guys visit Lowell at his new bachelor pad and start using it as a hangout to get away from their home lives for a bit. Also, Andi keeps pushing Adam to finally give her her own desk at the office.

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Winter Has Come
star
7.51
864 votes

#21 - Winter Has Come

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 12/12/2016

When a blizzard prevents the Burns family from visiting the grandparents' house for Christmas, Adam and Andi scramble to avoid an epic holiday disaster.

Directors: James Burrows
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The V-Word
star
7.51
258 votes

#22 - The V-Word

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired 4/2/2020

When Andi's doctor advises her to stop taking birth control pills, Adam and Andi disagree on an alternate option.

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Adam Acts His Age
star
7.51
311 votes

#23 - Adam Acts His Age

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired 4/1/2019

After Adam throws out his back on his 50th birthday, he is still determined to take a dirt bike excursion and check it off his bucket list. Also, Don and Adam give out bonuses at work and everyone tries to figure out how to spend them.

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Adam Gets Neighborly
star
7.51
497 votes

#24 - Adam Gets Neighborly

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 12/18/2017

Adam and Andi try to get back in their neighbors good graces after no shows up to their potluck.

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Andi's Boyfriend
star
7.51
519 votes

#25 - Andi's Boyfriend

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 11/20/2017

When Adam discovers that the pastor he hired for their wedding was a phony and he and Andi aren't really married, he scrambles to find a way to fix it before she finds out.

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