The BEST Episodes of The Scooby-Doo Show

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Aug 12, 2020

Network: ABC (US)

The Scooby Doo Show premiered on ABC in September 1976 as part of The Scooby-Doo-Dynomutt Hour, in which new episodes of Scooby Doo shared an hour with a superhero dog named Dynomutt. It was a revamped version of Scooby Doo, Where Are You? which started on CBS in 1969.

Vampire Bats and Scaredy Cats

#1 - Vampire Bats and Scaredy Cats

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 17, 1977

Lisa Banoh must be good friend of the Gang's seeing they decided to visit her on an island called 'Great Skull Island'. It is her 18th birthday after all, but still, did she have to have it on an island inhabited by vampire bats!

star 9.00
76 votes
The Chiller Diller Movie Thriller

#2 - The Chiller Diller Movie Thriller

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 1, 1977

Scooby-Doo, Scooby-Dum and the gang set out to protect Scoobys' cousin Scooby-Dee from the phantom of Milo Booth, a long dead silent film actor determined to keep Dee from remaking one of his greatest films.

star 8.47
72 votes
The Ghost of the Bad Humor Man

#3 - The Ghost of the Bad Humor Man

Season 1 - Episode 15 - Aired Dec 11, 1976

One rainy night Freddy lets Shaggy drive his precious Mystery Machine--and Shaggy wrecks it! Luckly for Shag, it wasn't his fault; he slid on a ton of popsicles laying in the street, right outside the Happy Humor Ice Cream factory. A trip inside to use the phone to get a tow truck turns into a mystery, complete with three Technicolor Phantoms--Chocolate, Strawberry and Vanilla! Scooby might love food, but these guys could ruin even his appetite!

star 8.39
77 votes
The Spooky Case of the Grand Prix Race

#4 - The Spooky Case of the Grand Prix Race

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 8, 1977

The gang goes to watch a grand prix race, only to run afoul of a phantom race car driver that makes the other drivers and their cars disappear!

star 8.38
103 votes
There's a Demon Shark in the Foggy Dark

#5 - There's a Demon Shark in the Foggy Dark

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Nov 25, 1976

The gang's day of water-skiing comes to a halt when they get tangled up in a mystery involving missing pearls and a million year old shark monster!

star 8.32
159 votes
The Spirits of '76

#6 - The Spirits of '76

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Dec 18, 1976

In Washington D.C., the gang gets locked up in the Smithsonian Institute for the night. This institute, if you don't know, is chock full of antiques, inventions, and of course Ghosts!

star 8.31
133 votes
The Creepy Heap from the Deep

#7 - The Creepy Heap from the Deep

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 29, 1977

The gang is having a beach party when a bizarre monster emerges from the deep. Soon after they meet an old sea captain who tells them about the monster, only to have it steal his soul!

star 8.19
101 votes
The Ghost That Sacked the Quarterback

#8 - The Ghost That Sacked the Quarterback

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Dec 4, 1976

The gang is attending a Hawk's football game when the star player vanishes--and the ghost of a long dead 1930s football player shows up, propelling them into yet another mystery!

star 8.09
158 votes
Scooby-Doo, Where's the Crew?

#9 - Scooby-Doo, Where's the Crew?

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Nov 27, 1976

The gang goes on a cruise abord the 'Sea Prowler' and come into contact with the Ghost of Captain Pescado. Turns out the ghost is pretty ok for a ghost, just as long as you don't go near his undersea treasure trove like the gang decided to. Then, Captain Pescado can turn into a pretty mean ghost.

star 8.06
83 votes
The No-Face Zombie Chase Case

#10 - The No-Face Zombie Chase Case

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Oct 30, 1976

Scooby witnesses a robbery at a coin store by a weird zombie. The gang chases the thief to a toy factory and learns that something else is there.

star 8.06
109 votes
Hang in There, Scooby-Doo

#11 - Hang in There, Scooby-Doo

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 24, 1977

The gang heads to the southwest to watch a hang gliding contest, only to run into a ghostly pterodactyl!

star 8.04
78 votes
Creepy Cruise

#12 - Creepy Cruise

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 22, 1977

After winning a contest, the whole gang goes on a vacation cruise. On board the ship is a rather nice professor, along with some investors of his who are interested in his time machine. Testing out his time machine, for his investors, the professor unleashes a monster from five thousand years in the future into our modern world. Trapped on the boat, the gang have nothing else to do but return the mean monster to the future.

star 8.03
103 votes
A Menace in Venice

#13 - A Menace in Venice

Season 3 - Episode 13 - Aired Dec 2, 1978

The gang goes to visit their friend Antonio in Venice, Italy, and find that he's haunted by the ghost of an ancestor, the Ghostly Gondoleer, who seeks to steal the ancient necklace/family heirloom Antonio wears!

star 8.03
37 votes
Watch Out! The Willawaw!

#14 - Watch Out! The Willawaw!

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 9, 1978

The Gang is waiting for Velma's Uncle to meet them but they get worried when he doesn't show up so they head back to his cabin they see something monstrous flying in the sky they learn that it's the willawaw an owl-like monster that according to legend will carry it's victim off when an owl calls the person's name but not only that but some owl creatures are on the loose.

star 7.98
104 votes
The Curse of Viking Lake

#15 - The Curse of Viking Lake

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 10, 1977

The gang heads off to a fishing trip with Velma's uncle John, only to find Uncle John missing--and long dead Vikings and their ship haunting the area!

star 7.97
95 votes
The Creepy Creature of Vulture's Claw

#16 - The Creepy Creature of Vulture's Claw

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 11, 1978

Velma sure knows a lot of professors. Turns out her buddy, Professor Greer, is being stalked by a humanoid mantis, and man is this bad bug a creep.

star 7.94
35 votes
A Bum Steer for Scooby

#17 - A Bum Steer for Scooby

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Nov 20, 1976

The gang is having fun driving to Daphne's uncle's dude ranch but they run into some trouble. A flying ghost bull is suspected to be responsible for the disappearance of many cattle. Uncle Matt mysterious vanishes and the gang finds themselves up against Tumaka and an ghostly Indian.

star 7.94
131 votes
The Ozark Witch Switch

#18 - The Ozark Witch Switch

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 15, 1977

It was a dark and stormy night that the gang chose to spend the night in the Hatfield's cabin. It was so dark and stormy that a witch decided to come out and play 'Turn the humans into frogs' with the Hatfields. Discovering that their friends are now frogs, the gang sents out to find themselves a witch and hopefully wrap up another mystery.

star 7.92
75 votes
High Rise Hair Raiser

#19 - High Rise Hair Raiser

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 11, 1976

The gang is low on money so they take jobs as hard hats. While investigating some mysterious safe robberies, they learn of a mysterious figure that's haunting the construction site.

star 7.91
230 votes
A Highland Fling with a Monstrous Thing

#20 - A Highland Fling with a Monstrous Thing

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 14, 1978

The gang heads to Scotland to help Velma's friend Aggie MacDuff, who's ancestral castle home, which she's turned into a tourist attraction, is being haunted by the ghost of her great grandfather Finnyan MacDuff, who in turn has summoned the Loch Ness Monster to help him scare away potential tourists.

star 7.86
36 votes
The Harum-Scarum Sanitarium

#21 - The Harum-Scarum Sanitarium

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 23, 1976

The gang gets lost while driving and runs into a state trooper who warns them to stay away from an old abandoned hospital. It's rumored to be haunted by a doctor that went mad years ago.

star 7.84
163 votes
A Frightened Hound Meets Demons Underground

#22 - A Frightened Hound Meets Demons Underground

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 13, 1976

The gang investigates the weird happenings of some ancient demons. They learn that the demons are after a talisman that will drive them back into the iron lid of an underground city where they belong.

star 7.83
138 votes
The Beast is Awake at Bottomless Lake

#23 - The Beast is Awake at Bottomless Lake

Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired Dec 23, 1978

On a fishing trip, the gang ends up in Canada at the newly deserted village of Bottomless Lake. Turns out the beast has scared everyone away, which only leaves Scooby, and the gang, to fritter away.

star 7.79
39 votes
The Headless Horseman of Halloween

#24 - The Headless Horseman of Halloween

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 9, 1976

The gang is having fun at a Halloween costume party with their friend who happens to be a descendant of Ichabod Crane. Their fun turns into a nightmare when the headless horseman shows up.

star 7.74
154 votes
The Gruesome Game of the Gator Ghoul

#25 - The Gruesome Game of the Gator Ghoul

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 25, 1976

The gang is on their way to see Scooby Dum, Scooby Doo's cousin. They learn that his owners Ma and Pa Skille used to be in the business of a making a special drink called Finokey Fizz, but business has been terrible because of a strange alligator creature.

star 7.74
149 votes