The BEST episodes of Run the Burbs

Every episode of Run the Burbs ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Run the Burbs!

The series follows the Phams, a young, bold Vietnamese-South Asian-Canadian family taking a different approach to living life to the fullest, while changing the way we think about contemporary family values and life in the burbs.

Last Updated: 1/31/2023Network:CBC (CA)
First Date Date
15 votes

#1 - First Date Date

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 3/2/2022

Andrew and Camille try to relive their very first date as Sam babysits Leo. Khia struggles with what to write in Mannix’s birthday card.

Let’s Go to the Movies
17 votes

#2 - Let’s Go to the Movies

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/26/2022

Andrew and Khia play matchmaker for Sebastian. At work, Camille struggles with a firing spree and Ramesh helps Leo unclog his “mind palace.”

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Li Xi
12 votes

#3 - Li Xi

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 3/23/2022

As they celebrate Vietnamese Lunar New Year, Andrew worries about his parents’ relationship. Camille pitches her business to Andrew’s mother and the kids get into trouble with their business start up.

Phamily Emergency
5 votes

#4 - Phamily Emergency

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/18/2023

Andrew and Camille differ on how to help Khia get over a breakup. Sam teaches Ramesh to play golf to impress Barb.

Phamily Games Night
12 votes

#5 - Phamily Games Night

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 3/30/2022

Andrew and Camille use game nights to help Hudson. Ramesh worries Barb doesn't think he's expressive enough. Khia plans a movie night for Mannix.

In Phocus
6 votes

#6 - In Phocus

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/4/2023

Andrew interviews for his dream job in community development. Camille holds a focus group for her business launch.

Phriends and Enemies
5 votes

#7 - Phriends and Enemies

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/25/2023

Andrew creates a DIY speed bump to protect the community, but it does the opposite. Camille takes on internet trolls.

Phamily Matters
12 votes

#8 - Phamily Matters

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 3/9/2022

Khia’s guidance counsellor helps Andrew make a big decision. Camille struggles to cater an event. Hudson and Ramesh help Cathy with her taxes.

This Is Your Day
12 votes

#9 - This Is Your Day

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired 4/13/2022

Andrews brings together the neighbourhood as his perfect graduation plans are threatened. Camille wants to quit her job. Khia gets bad news from Mannix.

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Independence Day
15 votes

#10 - Independence Day

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 2/23/2022

Andrew tests Leo’s ability to walk to school alone as Camille takes a reluctant Khia bra shopping. Ramesh takes a stand at Bubble Bae when he learns he’s not a regular customer.

Phamily Ties
6 votes

#11 - Phamily Ties

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/11/2023

Camille struggles with her Indian identity when a cousin visits. Andrew's on a cold case. Khia returns from Paris early.

Raccoon Fever
16 votes

#12 - Raccoon Fever

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 3/16/2022

Khia’s guidance counsellor helps Andrew make a big decision. Camille struggles to cater an event. Hudson and Ramesh help Cathy with her taxes.

22 votes

#13 - Heatwave

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/12/2022

Camille and Andrew are invited to the new neighbours’ pool but must cancel on Hudson first. At Bubble Bae, Khia paints a mural and seeks validation. Andrew struggles when Leo goes to overnight camp.

Forever Young
12 votes

#14 - Forever Young

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired 4/6/2022

Determined to prove they're cool, Andrew and Camille have a night on the town. Leo helps Hudson face the music. Ramesh and Sebastian play backgammon.

31 votes

#15 - Blockbuster

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/5/2022

Camille seeks out a permit for the neighbourhood block party while Andrew asks an elusive neighbour to perform as the surprise musical guest. At Bubble Bae, Khia discovers new feelings for Mannix.

Carol the Conqueror
18 votes

#16 - Carol the Conqueror

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/19/2022

Andrew competes with his sister Carol as Camille worries about Ramesh online dating. Khia enlists Leo’s help with chores.

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