The BEST Episodes of Mike & Molly

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 28, 2020

Network: CBS

Set in Chicago, Illinois, the series follows two people, Mike Biggs, a police officer who wants to shed some pounds, and Molly Flynn, a fourth-grade teacher wanting to embrace her curves, who meet at an Overeaters Anonymous group and become an unlikely pair. However, they also have to deal with the comments, jokes, and criticism from Mike's fast-talking partner Carl McMillan, Molly's slim, drug addicted sister Victoria and nymphomaniac mother Joyce, and Samuel, a Senegalese waiter at the officers' favorite restaurant.

Victoria Can't Drive

#1 - Victoria Can't Drive

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Jan 16, 2012

Molly and Joyce ask Mike for help when Victoria is arrested for a number of driving violations.

star 8.08
953 votes
I See Love

#2 - I See Love

Season 6 - Episode 13 - Aired May 16, 2016

In the series finale, Mike and Molly and the family have an impromptu gathering to reminisce about everything that has gotten them to this point, complete with a final fight between Joyce and Peggy.

star 8.07
556 votes
Peggy Goes to Branson

#3 - Peggy Goes to Branson

Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired Mar 19, 2012

Peggy goes on vacation and leaves Mike and Molly in charge of her dog, claiming that it's good practice for when they have children.

star 7.99
748 votes
Directors: James Burrows
Writers: Al Higgins, Don Foster, Mark Gross, Mark Roberts
Checkpoint Joyce

#4 - Checkpoint Joyce

Season 5 - Episode 10 - Aired Feb 16, 2015

Mike is forced to arrest Joyce for a DUI after she refuses to take a breathalyzer at a checkpoint.

star 7.98
371 votes
Mike Check

#5 - Mike Check

Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 2, 2015

Molly urges Mike to go to the doctor when she learns he hasn’t been in over a decade, on the 100th episode of MIKE & MOLLY.

star 7.98
340 votes
Open Mike Night

#6 - Open Mike Night

Season 4 - Episode 13 - Aired Mar 3, 2014

A suddenly supremely confident Molly doles out advice to friends and family, including Samuel who contemplates doing stand-up comedy, and Harry whom she counsels to stand up to his protective mother.

star 7.96
579 votes
St. Patrick's Day

#7 - St. Patrick's Day

Season 3 - Episode 17 - Aired Mar 18, 2013

Carl and Samuel hope for a little luck o' the Irish when it comes to picking up women at their St. Patrick's Day party, while Molly does a little Erin go bragging when she tells Mike about some of her holiday shenanigans.

star 7.96
746 votes
After the Lovin'

#8 - After the Lovin'

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 1, 2010

After spending the weekend with Molly, Mike tries to follow Carl's advice to play it cool.

star 7.95
1,261 votes
Victoria Runs Away

#9 - Victoria Runs Away

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 24, 2011

Despite Mike's good intentions, he adds fuel to the fire when Molly and her family get in a fight.

star 7.93
1,056 votes
The First and Last Ride-Along

#10 - The First and Last Ride-Along

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 11, 2013

Molly decides writing a crime novel will be her new career, so she goes on a ride-along with Mike to research a book she wants to pen.

star 7.92
658 votes
Directors: Phill Lewis
Writers: Al Higgins, Bill Daly, Chuck Lorre, Julie Bean, Mark Gross
Carl Meets a Lady

#11 - Carl Meets a Lady

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 7, 2011

Carl tries to get a date with an attractive woman (guest star Holly Robinson Peete) he meets at the diner.

star 7.92
874 votes
Directors: James Burrows
Writers:
The Princess and the Troll

#12 - The Princess and the Troll

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 11, 2013

On Valentine's Day, Mike and Molly play Cupid and prod Harry into asking Victoria out on a date, and to everyone's surprise she accepts. Meanwhile, Carl has a list of reasons why hanging out at the coin laundry on the holiday will help Samuel and him meet single women.

star 7.92
602 votes
First Christmas

#13 - First Christmas

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Dec 13, 2010

Mike tries to find a perfect gift for his very first Christmas with Molly.

star 7.91
1,128 votes
First Valentine's Day

#14 - First Valentine's Day

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Feb 14, 2011

Mike's big plans for his first Valentine's Day with Molly are thrown into jeopardy after he accidentally runs into Molly's ex-boyfriend.

star 7.91
1,183 votes
The Dice Lady Cometh

#15 - The Dice Lady Cometh

Season 4 - Episode 16 - Aired Mar 24, 2014

Molly looks to win some extra cash when she and the girls head to a riverboat casino for the weekend. Meanwhile, Mike and Vince try to enjoy some college basketball when the guys come over to watch TV.

star 7.91
597 votes
Cigar Talk

#16 - Cigar Talk

Season 1 - Episode 22 - Aired May 2, 2011

When Joyce invites Vince to attend her high school reunion, Vince confesses to Mike that he never graduated high school, and convinces Mike to help him study for his GED.

star 7.91
896 votes
The Adoption Option

#17 - The Adoption Option

Season 6 - Episode 11 - Aired May 9, 2016

Mike and Molly need everyone to be on their best behavior when the adoption agency schedules a home visit.

star 7.91
510 votes
What Molly Hath Wrought

#18 - What Molly Hath Wrought

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired Jan 13, 2014

Molly decides to take a break from writing her novel and accepts a job as a forklift driver at Vince's warehouse, with mixed results.

star 7.91
569 votes
Mike's Boss

#19 - Mike's Boss

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 5, 2012

Mike is forced to set up his mom with his boss, despite his many reservations.

star 7.91
721 votes
Vince Takes a Bath

#20 - Vince Takes a Bath

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 1, 2012

Joyce conveniently disappears after a back injury renders Vince practically immobile, and that leaves Mike and Molly to take care of him. Meanwhile, the newlyweds are still laboring over personalized thank-you notes for their wedding presents.

star 7.89
744 votes
Directors: Jason Alexander
Writers: Al Higgins, Don Foster, Julie Bean, Mark Roberts
Opening Day

#21 - Opening Day

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Apr 11, 2011

Mike breaks tradition and invites Molly to join him and Carl at opening day for the Chicago Cubs.

star 7.88
1,072 votes
Goin' Fishin'

#22 - Goin' Fishin'

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 26, 2011

Following their engagement, Molly is anxious to start planning the wedding while Mike wants to go fishing with his friends.

star 7.88
950 votes
Windy City

#23 - Windy City

Season 3 - Episode 23 - Aired May 20, 2013

Mike and Carl get stuck working at the Renaissance Faire after their boss, Patrick, gets dumped by Mike’s mother. Later, as a tornado descends on Chicago, Mike and Molly each confess important news to each other.

star 7.88
725 votes
Directors: Mark Roberts
Writers:
Mike's Not Ready

#24 - Mike's Not Ready

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 11, 2010

Mike turns Molly down when she invites him in after a date.

star 7.88
1,363 votes
Three Girls and an Urn

#25 - Three Girls and an Urn

Season 4 - Episode 15 - Aired Mar 17, 2014

Molly is totally enamored of Peggy's childhood best friend, but her mother-in-law isn't overly fond of sharing.

star 7.87
534 votes