The BEST Episodes of The Neighborhood

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Dec 28, 2019

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 7.87
356 votes
Directors: Stan Latham
Writers: Isabelle Esposito
Welcome to Fight Night

#2 - 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
324 votes
Directors: Phill Lewis
Writers: Jim Reynolds
Welcome to the Barbershop

#3 - 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 7.85
350 votes
Directors: Victor Gonzalez
Writers: Malik S
Welcome to Logan #2

#4 - 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 7.82
291 votes
Directors: Mark Cendrowski
Writers: Malik S
Welcome to the Conversation

#5 - 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 7.82
251 votes
Directors: Jeff Greenstein
Writers: Jim Reynolds
Welcome to the Wagon

#6 - 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 7.78
238 votes
Directors: Phill Lewis
Writers: Ryan Raddatz
Welcome to Bowling

#7 - 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
206 votes
Welcome to the Bully

#8 - 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 7.75
253 votes
Welcome to the Camping Trip

#9 - 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 7.75
277 votes
Directors: Victor Gonzalez
Writers: Laura Moran
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 7.74
225 votes
Welcome to Malcolm's Job

#11 - 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 7.74
328 votes
Directors: Mark Cendrowski
Writers: Erica Montolfo-Bura
Welcome to the Scooter

#12 - 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 7.73
175 votes
Welcome to Co-Habitation

#13 - 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 7.72
232 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 7.70
203 votes
Welcome to the Stolen Sneakers

#15 - 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 7.70
307 votes
Directors: Mark Cendrowski
Writers: Bill Posley
Welcome to the Re-Rack

#16 - Welcome to the Re-Rack

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 23, 2019

Dave is eager to take on a bigger role in the community and prove himself to Calvin; Calvin's reaction makes it clear that, while the relationship between the two families has grown, the friendship between Calvin and Dave needs more time.

star 7.68
269 votes
Welcome to Game Night

#17 - 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 7.68
407 votes
Directors: Victor Gonzalez
Writers: Laura Moran
Welcome to the Big Payback

#18 - Welcome to the Big Payback

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Feb 25, 2019

When Gemma has her car repaired at Calvin’s shop, Tina insists she doesn’t need to pay for the work, to Calvin’s consternation. Also, Malcolm and Marty find themselves on the same dating app and vying for the same woman’s attention.

star 7.68
302 votes
Directors: Anthony Rich
Writers: Michael Glouberman
Welcome to the Dinner Guest

#19 - Welcome to the Dinner Guest

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 3, 2018

When Calvin and Tina learn Marty has a new girlfriend, Chloe, they insist he invite her over for dinner, with surprising results.

star 7.67
304 votes
Directors: Stan Lathan
Writers: Tracey Ashley
Welcome to Grover’s Birthday

#20 - Welcome to Grover’s Birthday

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Jan 14, 2019

When Dave and Gemma’s elaborate plans for Grover’s 7th birthday party go awry, Malcolm and Marty come to the rescue. Also, Calvin’s choice of gift winds up sending one person to the hospital.

star 7.67
304 votes
Directors: Victor Gonzalez
Writers: Michael Glouberman
Welcome to Soul Food

#21 - Welcome to Soul Food

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 21, 2019

The Butlers and Johnsons decide to go on a double-date and everyone gets more than they bargained for at a new restaurant. Also, Grover invites Malcolm and Marty to be the first guests on his new podcast,

star 7.66
237 votes
Welcome to the Repipe

#22 - Welcome to the Repipe

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 8, 2018

When a water pipe bursts at the Johnsons’ home, Calvin reluctantly agrees to help Dave repair the damage. Also, Gemma discovers a surprising secret about her new neighbor, Tina.

star 7.66
533 votes
Directors: Mark Cendrowski
Writers: Erica Montolfo-Bura
Welcome to the Repass

#23 - Welcome to the Repass

Season 1 - Episode 20 - Aired Apr 15, 2019

When a curmudgeonly resident with few fans in the community passes away, the Butlers step up to host a memorial, leading Calvin to an unexpected revelation about himself.

star 7.66
261 votes
Directors: Victor Gonzalez
Writers: Ryan Noggle
Welcome to the Fresh Coat

#24 - Welcome to the Fresh Coat

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 7, 2019

When Tina decides it's time to make home improvements, Dave volunteers to repaint the Butler house, violating Calvin's "man code" and setting off a chain of events that impacts both families.

star 7.65
250 votes
Welcome to the Fundraiser

#25 - Welcome to the Fundraiser

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 17, 2018

ina gets carried away when she tries to help Gemma ace her first fundraiser as school principal. Also, Dave aids Calvin in his efforts to win a special silent-auction prize for his mom.

star 7.63
316 votes
Directors: Victor Gonzalez
Writers: Ben Slaughter, Lanie Siegel, Sean Larkins