The BEST Episodes of The Neighborhood

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jul 26, 2020

Network: CBS

The nicest guy in the Midwest moves his family into a tough neighborhood in Los Angeles where not everyone appreciates his extreme neighborliness. That includes their new next-door neighbor Calvin.

Welcome to Thanksgiving

#1 - Welcome to Thanksgiving

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 19, 2018

Dave and Gemma host a memorable Thanksgiving in their new home when Dave’s politically incorrect mother, Paula, visits from out of town and meets Calvin, Tina and the rest of the Butler family for the first time.

star 7.89
381 votes
Directors: Stan Latham
Writers: Isabelle Esposito
Welcome to the Barbershop

#2 - Welcome to the Barbershop

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 12, 2018

When Dave drops by Calvin’s longtime barbershop, he’s quickly embraced by its owner and patrons, much to Calvin’s consternation.

star 7.86
375 votes
Directors: Victor Gonzalez
Writers: Malik S
Welcome to Fight Night

#3 - Welcome to Fight Night

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Feb 4, 2019

Calvin reluctantly invites Dave to join his guys’ night at home with Malcolm and Marty, while Gemma and Tina take their first girls’ trip to Vegas and find themselves unexpectedly in the spotlight.

star 7.86
343 votes
Directors: Phill Lewis
Writers: Jim Reynolds
Welcome to the Campaign

#4 - Welcome to the Campaign

Season 2 - Episode 22 - Aired May 4, 2020

Dave makes a run for city council, working hard to earn Calvin's support, only to have a controversial photo threaten to derail his entire campaign.

star 7.84
196 votes
Welcome to the Jump

#5 - Welcome to the Jump

Season 2 - Episode 19 - Aired Apr 6, 2020

When Tina receives unexpected news, Calvin, Dave and Gemma encourage her to embrace a new chapter by taking a big leap of faith -- literally -- by learning to skydive; Marty helps Grover create a battle bot for a school science competition.

star 7.84
216 votes
Welcome to the Bully

#6 - Welcome to the Bully

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 30, 2019

When Grover gets into a fight with a bully at school, Gemma is torn between her role as principal and wanting to protect her son; Calvin encourages Marty to stand up to his own bully, only to be shocked when he learns who it is.

star 7.79
289 votes
Welcome to Logan #2

#7 - Welcome to Logan #2

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Mar 25, 2019

When Calvin and Dave’s college basketball teams go head to head, Dave surprises the Butlers with tickets to the game and also invites one of his best friends from Michigan, Logan #2, who reveals to Calvin surprising new details about Dave.

star 7.79
317 votes
Directors: Mark Cendrowski
Writers: Malik S
Welcome to the Standoff

#8 - Welcome to the Standoff

Season 2 - Episode 20 - Aired Apr 13, 2020

A surprise delivery prompts Dave and Gemma, as well as Calvin and Tina, to examine the power dynamics in their respective relationships.

star 7.79
220 votes
Welcome to the Hockey Game

#9 - Welcome to the Hockey Game

Season 2 - Episode 16 - Aired Feb 17, 2020

After Calvin enjoys attending a hockey game with Dave, Malcolm and Marty wonder if their neighbor is rubbing off too much on their dad; Tina decides to enjoy the perks that come with her "stardom" when she's mistaken for an A-list celebrity.

star 7.78
234 votes
Welcome to the Vow Renewal

#10 - Welcome to the Vow Renewal

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 4, 2019

As Calvin and Tina near a milestone anniversary, Dave and Gemma decide to help the Butlers have the wedding they missed out on the first time around; Malcolm and Marty prepare an unforgettable performance for their parents' special occasion.

star 7.78
265 votes
Welcome to the Conversation

#11 - Welcome to the Conversation

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Apr 22, 2019

Dave is thrilled when Calvin invites him golfing, confident that it represents progress in their relationship, but Calvin may have another motive. Also, Gemma and Tina team up to pull off an unforgettable surprise for Malcolm, Marty and Grover.

star 7.77
275 votes
Directors: Jeff Greenstein
Writers: Jim Reynolds
Welcome to the Wagon

#12 - Welcome to the Wagon

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 28, 2019

Dave and Tina discover a common bond when they attend a concert together. Also, Gemma seeks the Butlers' help when an unwelcome visitor takes up residence in the Johnson home.

star 7.77
279 votes
Directors: Phill Lewis
Writers: Ryan Raddatz
Welcome to Bowling

#13 - Welcome to Bowling

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 18, 2019

Calvin and Dave team up for a chance at bowling championship glory; Gemma and Tina face off against each other for the top ranking in an arcade game.

star 7.76
251 votes
Welcome to the Dealbreaker

#14 - Welcome to the Dealbreaker

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 25, 2019

When Gemma sets a reluctant Malcolm up on a blind date with a teacher at her school, she discovers new details about the origins of her relationship with Dave. Also, Marty helps Calvin and Tina plan for their future.

star 7.75
252 votes
Welcome to Co-Habitation

#15 - Welcome to Co-Habitation

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 14, 2019

When Dave accidentally knocks out the Butlers' power during a heat wave, Calvin and Tina spend the night at the Johnsons' home; Malcolm has some fun at Marty's expense when he crashes at his little brother's refurbished apartment.

star 7.75
272 votes
Welcome to the Speed Bump

#16 - Welcome to the Speed Bump

Season 2 - Episode 21 - Aired May 4, 2020

A near-accident awakens Dave's sense of civic duty, prompting him to team up with Calvin to try to improve the safety of their community. Also, a trip to the county fair turns into a nerve-wracking adventure for Malcolm, Marty and Grover.

star 7.75
200 votes
Welcome to Malcolm's Job

#17 - Welcome to Malcolm's Job

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Feb 18, 2019

When Tina agrees to give Grover piano lessons and her son Malcolm lands a job in retail sales, neither Butler has a first day that goes quite according to plan.

star 7.75
350 votes
Directors: Mark Cendrowski
Writers: Erica Montolfo-Bura
Welcome to Trivia Night

#18 - Welcome to Trivia Night

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 3, 2020

When Calvin and Dave get shown up by Gemma and Marty at a local bar's trivia night, the pair hatch a plan for a do-over to redeem themselves. Also, a frustrated Tina decides to take matters into her own hands in order to finally meet Malcolm's girlfriend, Sofia.

star 7.75
248 votes
Welcome to the Scooter

#19 - Welcome to the Scooter

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 16, 2019

When the Johnsons' Christmas present for Grover is stolen, Calvin and Dave team up to recover the gift in time for the holiday; a nostalgic Tina tries to get into the Christmas spirit by reviving traditions from when Malcolm and Marty were kids.

star 7.75
251 votes
Welcome to the Freeloader

#20 - Welcome to the Freeloader

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Jan 6, 2020

Dave's patience is tested when Gemma's freeloading sister suddenly shows up with plans for an extended stay; Calvin grows frustrated that Malcolm is still living at home.

star 7.74
236 votes
Welcome to the New Pastor

#21 - Welcome to the New Pastor

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Jan 20, 2020

Tina spends time with the charming new minister she helped select for her church; Calvin suspects the man may be coveting more than just job security; Marty gets a surprise when he finally meets his disruptive, new upstairs neighbor.

star 7.73
243 votes
Welcome to the Camping Trip

#22 - Welcome to the Camping Trip

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Apr 1, 2019

When the Johnsons invite the Butlers to go camping, Dave is taken aback by Calvin’s idea of roughing it. Also, Gemma and Tina cross paths with Maynard, a general store proprietor who may not be as friendly as he seems.

star 7.71
298 votes
Directors: Victor Gonzalez
Writers: Laura Moran
Welcome to the Stolen Sneakers

#23 - Welcome to the Stolen Sneakers

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 10, 2018

When Malcolm is robbed and won’t reveal the culprit, Calvin and Dave team up to crack the case of the missing sneakers. Also, Tina takes a unique approach to teaching Gemma self-defense.

star 7.71
327 votes
Directors: Mark Cendrowski
Writers: Bill Posley
Welcome to the Team

#24 - Welcome to the Team

Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired Mar 16, 2020

When Grover joins Calvin's youth basketball team, Gemma finds herself at odds with some of her neighbor's coaching methods; Tina and Marty are forced to confront a long-buried Butler family secret.

star 7.70
209 votes
Welcome to Game Night

#25 - Welcome to Game Night

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 29, 2018

Unexpected revelations are in the cards during the Johnsons’ first game night together with the Butlers, when Gemma is prompted to rectify a past wrong and Malcolm makes a play for a fresh start with his father, Calvin.

star 7.70
429 votes
Directors: Victor Gonzalez
Writers: Laura Moran