The BEST Episodes of Vanderpump Rules

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 27, 2019

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.

Reunion (Part 3)

#1 - Reunion (Part 3)

Season 5 - Episode 24

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
245 votes
Secrets Revealed

#2 - Secrets Revealed

Season 2 - Episode 17

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
Rules of Engagement

#3 - Rules of Engagement

Season 7 - Episode 21

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 7.74
88 votes
I Lied

#4 - I Lied

Season 2 - Episode 14

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
Secrets Revealed

#5 - Secrets Revealed

Season 6 - Episode 25

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 7.69
72 votes
Ice Queens

#6 - Ice Queens

Season 7 - Episode 5

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 7.67
92 votes
Sex, Lies & Audiotape

#7 - Sex, Lies & Audiotape

Season 6 - Episode 5

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 7.67
188 votes
 PJs on the PJ

#8 - PJs on the PJ

Season 7 - Episode 12

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 7.65
77 votes
Reunion (Part 1)

#9 - Reunion (Part 1)

Season 5 - Episode 22

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
256 votes
Nothing Here for Me

#10 - Nothing Here for Me

Season 6 - Episode 15

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 7.61
148 votes
Beads, Beers and Tears

#11 - Beads, Beers and Tears

Season 5 - Episode 15

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
Reptilian Brain

#12 - Reptilian Brain

Season 7 - Episode 13

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 7.61
84 votes
Pride

#13 - Pride

Season 5 - Episode 6

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
274 votes
Masquerade

#14 - Masquerade

Season 6 - Episode 1

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
214 votes
Best Mates

#15 - Best Mates

Season 6 - Episode 8

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 7.58
159 votes
Tom and Tommer

#16 - Tom and Tommer

Season 7 - Episode 9

Sandoval and Schwartz scramble to get TomTom ready for its opening event; Kristen learns she's not allowed to come; James erupts when Raquel considers attending Girls' Night In; Jax celebrates his first birthday without the support of his parents.

star 7.57
74 votes
Brittany and the Beast

#17 - Brittany and the Beast

Season 7 - Episode 20

Scheana goes out with a model in an attempt to make Adam jealous; James accuses Lala of being insincere; Brittany's big Kentucky family descends on West Hollywood in preparation for the engagement party; Jax puts his foot in his mouth.

star 7.57
97 votes
I Don't Like the Sound of Your Voice

#18 - I Don't Like the Sound of Your Voice

Season 7 - Episode 16

On the day of TomTom's official opening party, Sandoval surprises Schwartz with a grand gesture; Lisa confronts Lala about her behavior at brunch; Katie sees the group's vacation to Mexico as a chance to reconnect with her busy husband.

star 7.56
81 votes
Absinthe-minded

#19 - Absinthe-minded

Season 6 - Episode 4

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 7.55
182 votes
Reunion, Part 1

#20 - Reunion, Part 1

Season 6 - Episode 22

The three-part reunion starts off with a bang as host Andy Cohen uncovers the real stories behind Jax cheating on Brittany, the rumor that James slept with his best friend Logan, and the status of Stassi’s relationship with Patrick. Lisa Vanderpump sets Sandoval and Schwartz straight on their roles at TomTom, Jax shares the heartbreaking details of his father’s passing, Ariana opens up about her body issues, and Scheana breaks down when Jax attacks her for sabotaging his relationship.

star 7.52
127 votes
Trouble in Lala-land

#21 - Trouble in Lala-land

Season 7 - Episode 15

Still grieving over her father, Lala breaks down and lashes out at James, Raquel and Billie Lee; Lisa, Sandoval and Schwartz throw all their effort into preparing TomTom for the grand opening; Jax complains about his upcoming engagement party.

star 7.52
89 votes
Ambush

#22 - Ambush

Season 5 - Episode 13

Schwartz tries to make peace between Ariana and Stassi, but Katie gets annoyed when Ariana refuses to play nice. Meanwhile, James is excited to play his biggest DJ set since being fired from SUR, but the gig is ruined when Jax, Scheana, Kristen and two alleged mistresses ambush James to expose his cheating ways. Finally, Lisa gives Katie valuable wedding advice and Schwartz gets his prenup, only to learn that he doesn’t have much to protect.

star 7.51
283 votes
All Fired Up

#23 - All Fired Up

Season 3 - Episode 2

On the eve of her largest restaurant opening yet, Lisa must dole out harsh punishments to the SUR staff for their appalling behavior at Scheana's birthday party. Jax tries to do the right thing by choosing between his two girlfriends, but finds honesty has its downfalls. Stassi coaches Tom Schwartz on how to charm Lisa into giving him a fair shot at his new job at PUMP.

star 7.51
75 votes
The Exorcism of Stassi Schroeder

#24 - The Exorcism of Stassi Schroeder

Season 7 - Episode 19

Tom Schwartz finds a way to make good on his financial obligation to Lisa; Stassi visits a witch to exorcise the demons threatening her relationship; Lala stages a musical performance; Jax reveals some troubling issues during couple's therapy.

star 7.51
87 votes
Watch Your Back

#25 - Watch Your Back

Season 6 - Episode 14

Brittany spoils Jax on his 38th birthday; Scheana sets Brittany up with SUR's hottest new model and bartender; Ariana's brother asks out new SUR hostess Billie Lee; James has an emotional reunion with his Dad; and Sandoval and Schwartz must redeem themselves with Lisa after a disastrous Vegas business trip.

star 7.50
150 votes