The BEST Episodes of Vanderpump Rules

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: May 24, 2020

Network: Bravo

Vanderpump Rules follows the passionate, volatile and hot-and-bothered-staff at Lisa Vanderpump’s West Hollywood mainstay SUR. Lisa balances her motherly instincts and shrewd business sense to keep control over this wild group of employees as they pursue their dreams and each other while working at her "Sexy, Unique Restaurant." Often seen on Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, SUR has been the backdrop for many memorable moments, including the unexpected encounter between Brandi Glanville and Scheana Marie, a female server who famously had an affair with Brandi’s ex-husband.

Til Death Do Us Not Part

#1 - Til Death Do Us Not Part

Season 8 - Episode 17 - Aired Apr 28, 2020

Beau stuns Stassi with a quirky but romantic engagement proposal, and when Lisa hosts an elaborate party to celebrate the happy couple, Jax and Brittany comfort Kristen when she’s left out of the festivities. Finally, Danica and the SUR staff go head to head with Sandoval, Schwartz, and the team from TomTom during an epic softball game to determine restaurant dominance, ending with James giving Katie the apology she’s always wanted.

star 7.91
45 votes
There Goes the Neighborhood

#2 - There Goes the Neighborhood

Season 8 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 7, 2020

Jax, Brittany, Schwartz, Katie, Sandoval, and Ariana move into grown-up houses; Stassi tries to repair her friendship with Kristen; Lala confides in Lisa Vanderpump; Max dates the new hostess, Dayna; Tom Sandoval skips one of Jax's wedding events.

star 7.84
62 votes
Jax's Last Hurrah

#3 - Jax's Last Hurrah

Season 8 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 10, 2020

On the eve of Jax and Brittany's wedding, the rehearsal is disrupted when Stassi, Katie and Lala clash with Kristen; Jax tells a juicy secret about Katie and Schwartz's marriage.

star 7.81
58 votes
Reunion (Part 3)

#4 - Reunion (Part 3)

Season 5 - Episode 24 - Aired Apr 17, 2017

Lisa explains why she initially refused to officiate Katie and Tom's wedding. Also, James lashes out at Jax and Kristen; Ariana explains why she won't marry Sandoval; and Scheana has an emotional moment with her estranged husband.

star 7.80
246 votes
Mercury's in Gatorade

#5 - Mercury's in Gatorade

Season 8 - Episode 18 - Aired May 5, 2020

Stassi and Beau revel in their post-engagement bliss, while Scheana enlists Brett to a shoot a sexy video; Brittany must again answer for Jax's bad behavior when he lashes out at Max, and Raquel tries to persuade Lisa to give James one last chance

star 7.80
41 votes
Shame Hangover

#6 - Shame Hangover

Season 8 - Episode 14 - Aired Apr 7, 2020

Schwartz makes amends with Katie after their blowout fight, while Beau opens up to them about his plans to propose to Stassi. Lisa reprimands Danica about improving her attitude, Kristen learns she isn’t invited to Las Vegas for Schwartz and Katie’s second wedding, and Brett sets his sights on a newly single Dayna, despite Scheana’s emotional objections.

star 7.78
45 votes
A Tale of Two Pool Parties

#7 - A Tale of Two Pool Parties

Season 8 - Episode 19 - Aired May 12, 2020

Tom Sandoval throws a competing pool party on the same day as Jax, forcing everyone to choose sides once and for all. Brittany blames Katie for the rift in their friendship, while Max and Brett nearly come to blows over their feelings for Dayna. Schwartz and Sandoval must decide whether to double down on their investment with Lisa, James makes a surprising ally, and Ariana erupts when Kristen tells her that Stassi has been making fun of her house.

star 7.74
35 votes
Secrets Revealed

#8 - Secrets Revealed

Season 2 - Episode 17 - Aired Feb 24, 2014

Lisa and the SUR gang reflect on revealing and embarrassing moments from Season 2 in an edition that includes previously unseen footage. Included: Stassi attacks Jax and Tom reveals a dark fantasy. Andy Cohen hosts.

star 7.74
23 votes

#9 - Unfriended

Season 8 - Episode 20 - Aired May 19, 2020

In the eighth season finale, Lisa Vanderpump throws a party to celebrate TomTom's one-year anniversary, but relationships are tested when Kristen confronts Katie and Stassi for abandoning her, and Jax and Sandoval face off.

star 7.74
34 votes
Rules of Engagement

#10 - Rules of Engagement

Season 7 - Episode 21 - Aired Apr 29, 2019

Jax and Brittany celebrate their engagement at a fairytale-themed party; Ariana confronts Lisa Vanderpump; Brittany must inform Lala that she's excluded from her wedding party; Scheana reveals she's been with another guy.

star 7.73
91 votes
I Lied

#11 - I Lied

Season 2 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 3, 2014

In the season finale, SUR's sexy annual photo shoot turns tearful as Stassi attacks Jax for his womanizing, and Lisa helps Tom deal with the growing evidence of Kristen’s infidelity. Things come to an explosive head at Scheana’s engagement party when Kristen and Tom finally face off with Stassi and Jax.

star 7.71
59 votes
Ice Queens

#12 - Ice Queens

Season 7 - Episode 5 - Aired Jan 7, 2019

Stassi and Ariana throw an epic winter-themed birthday party; Stassi's new boyfriend gets his first taste of Stassi's bad birthday behavior; Jax confronts Tom Sandoval for questioning his engagement; James finds himself cut off from everyone at SUR.

star 7.68
94 votes
Secrets Revealed

#13 - Secrets Revealed

Season 6 - Episode 25 - Aired May 28, 2018

Lisa learns about Lala's financial arrangement with her wealthy boyfriend; Jax celebrates his birthday with a hilarious game of trampoline dodgeball; Stassi, Katie, and Brittany try a new strategy to get over a hangover; Schwartz and Jax volunteer to build a house, but find manual labor isn't their strong suit; James sheds new light on his former romance with Lala; and Schwartz and Sandoval secretly meet up with Scheana's ex-husband.

star 7.67
73 votes
Sex, Lies & Audiotape

#14 - Sex, Lies & Audiotape

Season 6 - Episode 5 - Aired Jan 8, 2018

A devastating audio recording surfaces at Brittany's housewarming party; Lisa and Katie take Schwartz to task after his latest drunken blackout; Ariana reveals the heartbreaking reason for her body image struggles.

star 7.66
190 votes
Reunion (Part 1)

#15 - Reunion (Part 1)

Season 5 - Episode 22 - Aired Apr 3, 2017

Part 1 of 3. The SUR gang reunites, with attention turning to Kristen and Brittany's hookup, an attack on Schwartz's manhood and cheating rumors. Also: Feuds reignite when Lala returns; SUR cooks are visited; and Lala receives an unexpected apology.

star 7.64
257 votes
Prank Wars

#16 - Prank Wars

Season 8 - Episode 13 - Aired Mar 31, 2020

Brett insults Scheana while interviewing her for his YouTube channel, while Katie hosts a girls’ night complete with wine, cheese, and a guest list that doesn’t include Kristen. Raquel stands up for her boyfriend James when Lala questions his sobriety, and Lisa travels home to England to attend her mother’s funeral. Finally, Tom Sandoval and Max toilet paper Jax’s house in honor of his 40th birthday, but their actions spark the beginning of an epic prank battle that threatens to derail Schwartz and Katie’s relationship.

star 7.64
55 votes
Beads, Beers and Tears

#17 - Beads, Beers and Tears

Season 5 - Episode 15 - Aired Feb 13, 2017

Scheana hosts a pre-New Orleans pool party, but Tom and Katie's fighting intensifies. Also, Lisa allows James to DJ a party at PUMP; Bourbon Street debauchery abounds when a bachelor-bachelorette bash kicks off; and Stassi confronts Jax.

star 7.61
284 votes
 PJs on the PJ

#18 - PJs on the PJ

Season 7 - Episode 12 - Aired Feb 25, 2019

Stassi gives Kristen tough love about her relationship with Carter; Sandoval and Schwartz worry that Lisa may not put their cocktails on the menu; Lisa gives James permission to DJ an event at PUMP; Lala is betrayed by her boyfriend of three years.

star 7.61
79 votes
Nothing Here for Me

#19 - Nothing Here for Me

Season 6 - Episode 15 - Aired Mar 19, 2018

Jax blindsides Brittany with the news he is considering moving to Florida for a job; Sandoval and Schwartz impress Lisa by creating innovative cocktails for TomTom; Stassi and Lala take Jax to task for always putting his needs above Brittany's.

star 7.60
149 votes

#20 - Pride

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 12, 2016

When terrorism strikes the Orlando gay community and threatens West Hollywood, Lisa puts her own safety aside to ride in the Pride Parade, rally SUR, and bring the community together.

star 7.60
275 votes

#21 - Masquerade

Season 6 - Episode 1 - Aired Dec 4, 2017

Scheana throws a birthday party to show off her new boyfriend, but things get tense when she leaves Katie and Stassi off the guest list. Sandoval jeopardizes his and Schwartz's new partnership with Lisa when she overhears him complaining about her management style. A harsh rumor circulates that could damage a relationship.

star 7.59
216 votes
Best Mates

#22 - Best Mates

Season 6 - Episode 8 - Aired Jan 29, 2018

Kristen tests Jax's patience when she flies out Brittany's mother for a visit; Lala schemes to repair Scheana and Katie's friendship; Lisa rewards Peter for years of loyal service; a salacious rumor about James and his best friend makes the rounds.

star 7.59
160 votes
Reptilian Brain

#23 - Reptilian Brain

Season 7 - Episode 13 - Aired Mar 4, 2019

Stassi desperately wants to make a good impression when she first meets Beau's mom, but her hopes are dashed; Sandoval and Ariana finally have an honest discussion about having kids; Jax dotes on Brittany after her dental surgery.

star 7.56
86 votes

#24 - Absinthe-minded

Season 6 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 1, 2018

Lala drops a bombshell; Schwartz and Sandoval try to prove their commitment to partnering with Lisa Vanderpump by making a big investment; Stassi struggles as SUR's new event planner; Jax and James forge an unlikely friendship.

star 7.56
183 votes
Mr. & Mrs. Schwartz, Take Two

#25 - Mr. & Mrs. Schwartz, Take Two

Season 8 - Episode 15 - Aired Apr 14, 2020

The group travels to Las Vegas to celebrate Schwartz and Katie's second wedding, but leave a heartbroken Kristen behind; Lisa shows off the Vanderpump Cocktail Garden; Beau calls Stassi's father to ask permission to propose.

star 7.55
51 votes