The BEST Episodes of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 19, 2019

Network: Amazon

It’s 1958 Manhattan and Miriam 'Midge' Maisel has everything she’s ever wanted—the perfect husband, kids and Upper West Side apartment. But when her life suddenly takes a turn and Midge must start over, she discovers a previously unknown talent—one that will take her all the way from the comedy clubs of Greenwich Village to a spot on Johnny Carson’s couch.

Thank You and Good Night

#1 - Thank You and Good Night

Season 1 - Episode 8

Midge and Susie deal with the repercussions of Midge's off-script takedown of a famous comedian. With tensions still high at the Weissman household, Rose makes some bold changes. Midge and Joel reunite for Ethan's birthday party.

star 8.38
799 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino
Midnight at the Concord

#2 - Midnight at the Concord

Season 2 - Episode 5

Summer season at Steiner Mountain Resort continues as Moishe and Shirley join the group, disturbing Abe's peace. Susie tries to ward off a new friend while keeping a low profile at the resort. Midge jumps at the opportunity to redeem herself at B. Altman.

star 8.34
581 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino
Vote for Kennedy, Vote for Kennedy

#3 - Vote for Kennedy, Vote for Kennedy

Season 2 - Episode 9

Susie lands Midge her first gig on television, but their victory is short-lived when they realize Midge is being punished for her past. Abe is increasingly unhappy in his dream job at Bell Labs while Joel continues to drown in work during late nights at Maisel and Roth.

star 8.21
559 votes
Writers: Daniel Palladino
All Alone

#4 - All Alone

Season 2 - Episode 10

Midge and Rose begin planning for Midge's future as Benjamin attempts to impress Abe. Joel stresses over his next move, while Abe is presented with some big decisions of his own. Meanwhile, Susie tries to smooth things over for Midge.

star 8.19
582 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino
Ya Shivu v Bolshom Dome Na Kholme

#5 - Ya Shivu v Bolshom Dome Na Kholme

Season 1 - Episode 2

Midge's life is in a tailspin in the wake of Joel leaving. Midge and Joel's parents butt heads while trying to keep their family together. Susie pushes Midge to get back on stage and find her voice.

star 8.05
983 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino
Put That on Your Plate!

#6 - Put That on Your Plate!

Season 1 - Episode 7

With Susie's help, Midge hones her act at the Gaslight. Abe surprises the women with a dinner guest, sending Rose into an emotional spiral. Working towards a promotion, Joel conjures up a new plan. Midge stirs up controversy after meeting a big-time comedian.

star 8.02
795 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino
Pilot

#7 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1

In 1958 New York, Midge Maisel's life is on track- husband, kids, and elegant Yom Kippur dinners in their Upper West Side apartment. But when her life takes a surprise turn, she has to quickly decide what else she's good at - and going from housewife to stand-up comic is a wild choice to everyone but her.

star 8.00
1,190 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino
Because You Left

#8 - Because You Left

Season 1 - Episode 3

After another arrest, Midge finds herself in legal trouble, forcing her to rely on Susie's street smarts. Abe approaches Moishe with an interesting proposition. Lenny Bruce offers some unconventional inspiration for Midge's act.

star 8.00
886 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino
Mrs. X at the Gaslight

#9 - Mrs. X at the Gaslight

Season 1 - Episode 6

Midge finds a different kind of audience to perform for, much to Susie's chagrin. Abe gets offered the experience of a lifetime. The Weissmans come together for a family dinner. Susie finally shows off her management skills.

star 7.98
823 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino
Look, She Made a Hat

#10 - Look, She Made a Hat

Season 2 - Episode 7

Benjamin opens Midge's eyes to the New York art scene, and she ends up knowing more about art than she realizes. The Maisel and Weissman families come together for a tension-filled Yom Kippur dinner on the anniversary of Joel and Midge's separation. Meanwhile, a reluctant Susie turns to her family for help in advancing her career.

star 7.92
546 votes
Directors: Jamie Babbit
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino
Mid-way to Mid-town

#11 - Mid-way to Mid-town

Season 2 - Episode 2

Midge and Susie continue building Midge's standup career despite Midge's reluctance to tell her family and friends. Abe and Rose enjoy a new lifestyle. Joel offers some business advice to his parents and makes an effort to do right by Midge.

star 7.85
612 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino
Let's Face the Music and Dance

#12 - Let's Face the Music and Dance

Season 2 - Episode 6

With Midge's secret now exposed to Abe, tensions between them are higher than ever. Summer is nearing an end with Susie fully immersed in her Steiner persona and Joel contemplating life as a bachelor. Rose takes advantage of Astrid's fragile state to learn some surprising intel about Noah.

star 7.85
561 votes
Writers: Daniel Palladino
The Disappointment of the Dionne Quintuplets

#13 - The Disappointment of the Dionne Quintuplets

Season 1 - Episode 4

Midge begins to move on from her once perfect life. Susie shows Midge the ropes while going on a tour of New York comedy clubs. Rose takes a bit too much pleasure in Midge's new living arrangements.

star 7.85
830 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino
Someday…

#14 - Someday…

Season 2 - Episode 8

Midge and Susie gear up for their first roadtrip, and quickly learn that the dynamics of going on tour are more challenging than they thought. Back in New York, it's business as usual while Midge is away, forcing her to wonder if her new life is worth sacrificing her home life.

star 7.81
549 votes
Directors: Jamie Babbit
Writers: Kate Fodor
We're Going to the Catskills!

#15 - We're Going to the Catskills!

Season 2 - Episode 4

The Weissmans arrive in the Catskills for their annual summer trip and attempt to settle into familiar patterns. Whispers of Midge and Joel's separation cause Rose to poke around her daughter's love life. Susie must adjust her summer plans in an effort to keep her and Midge's career momentum going.

star 7.79
603 votes
Writers: Daniel Palladino
Simone

#16 - Simone

Season 2 - Episode 1

In the Season Two premiere, Midge takes the stage for a foreign audience, while Abe and Rose find themselves in a new world. Susie experiences the repercussions of having a bad reputation in the business, as Joel regroups after quitting his job.

star 7.78
654 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino
The Punishment Room

#17 - The Punishment Room

Season 2 - Episode 3

Midge puts her impeccable planning to the test as she helps Mary with her special day. Joel attempts to keep finances steady at Maisel and Roth and ends up on a treasure hunt. Midge's act flourishes, but Susie's finances take a hit. Back at Columbia, Rose finds herself out of her comfort zone when auditing classes.

star 7.69
565 votes
Directors: Scott Ellis
Writers: Daniel Palladino
Doink

#18 - Doink

Season 1 - Episode 5

Midge dives into a new line of work and makes some quirky friends along the way. Susie continues her emphatic quest to keep Midge's career moving forward, but gets hit with a couple setbacks. Both Midge and Joel experience the downsides of their new lifestyles.

star 7.69
818 votes
Writers: Amy Sherman-Palladino