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An episode and summary list of episodes from the FOX sitcom, Bob's Burgers. Created by Loren Bouchard (who also created Home Movies and Lucy, the Daughter of the Devil), this sitcom centers on Bob Belcher, a burger joint proprietor trying to make his boardwalk restaurant famous — all the while dealing with his family (ditzy wife Linda, obnoxious son Gene, scheming youngest daughter Louise, and socially-awkward, sexually-confused teenage daughter Tina) and competition from his obnoxious neighbor, pizzeria owner Jimmy Pesto.


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    Season One 
  1. Human Flesh: Local burger joint owner Bob Belcher tries to quell rumors (started by his mischievous daughter, Louise) that his burgers have human meat in them.
  2. Crawl Space: Bob pretends to be trapped in a crawl space in the wall while Linda's parents visit, while the Belcher kids' hijinks attracts the attention of busybody guidance counselor Mr. Frond.
  3. Sacred Cow: Bob tries to get a documentary film maker to remove the cow he sets outside the restaurant to protest meat-eating, but takes to the cow when he takes matters into his own hands.
  4. Sexy Dance Fighting: Bob's insecure, sexually-blossoming daughter, Tina, develops a crush on her capoeira instructor, but Bob isn't happy when it starts to distract her from helping out at the restaurant.
  5. Hamburger Dinner Theater: Linda and the kids stage a musical murder mystery that gets a little real when the restaurant is robbed.
  6. Sheesh! Cab, Bob?: Bob becomes a cab driver to make the extra cash to pay for Tina's 13th birthday, but Bob's rivalry with Jimmy Pesto threatens to spoil the festivities.
  7. Bed and Breakfast: Linda's guests don't want to participate in her bed and breakfast activities, so Linda invites Teddy to stay as her "perfect guest."
  8. Art Crawl: It's Bob vs. the city art council when Linda's neurotic sister Gayle displays her controversial work at Bob's Burgers.
  9. Spaghetti Western and Meatballs: Bob and Gene bond over a Western movie series called Banjo, making Louise feel left out.
  10. Burger Wars: Bob has to drum up business before his rival, Jimmy Pesto, can take over the restaurant's lease.
  11. Weekend at Mort's: The Belchers move into the funeral home next door while their place is being treated for mold. While Bob reluctantly accompanies Linda on a double date with Mort and his new girlfriend at Jimmy Pesto's, the kids explore the mortuary downstairs.
  12. Lobsterfest: Bob feeds the town during a storm that shuts down the annual Lobsterfest. But when the storm passes and festivities resume, a resentful Bob protests it and ends up tainting the town's butter supply and incurring the town's wrath.
  13. Torpedo: Bob is thrilled when his baseball hero Torpedo Jones takes a liking to his burgers, but has misgivings when he realizes that Torpedo is just using the burger grease to cheat, especially when it inspires Gene to play dirty in a mascot race.

    Season Two 
  1. The Belchies: Seeking out treasure left by Prohibition-era bootleggers, the Belcher kids and their friends (Jimmy Jr., Tina's dance-loving crush; Jimmy's eccentric little brothers Andy and Ollie; and Jimmy's uncouth friend Zeke) explore an abandoned taffy factory on the day of its demolition, while Bob and Linda try to find them before time runs out.
  2. Bob Day Afternoon: Bill Hader guest stars as a robber named Mickey who's holding everyone hostage at a bank — that's right across the street from Bob's burger joint. But an opportunity for media exposure goes awry when Bob delivers burgers to the hungry hostages but ends up joining them as well.
  3. Synchronized Swimming: The kids find a way to escape gym class by doing a bogus independent study of synchronized swimming, and Linda gets mad when she finds out they're taking advantage of her. Meanwhile, Bob welcomes a new ice cream machine into the restaurant.
  4. Burgerboss: Bob becomes obsessed with an old-school burger-flipping video game after Jimmy Pesto gets the high score and writes "BOB SUX" on the leader board. While he gets coaching from a nerdy kid named Darryl, the Belcher kids take to crashing birthday parties at the Family Funtime arcade.
  5. Food Truckin': Randy, the documentarian from "Sacred Cow", turns out to have gotten into the food truck business, which inspires Bob to get a food truck to compete against the ones that are stealing his customers.
  6. Dr. Yap: While Bob is recovering from a trip to the dentist, he mistakes his sister-in-law Gayle for his wife and kisses her. After Gayle falls for him, Bob seeks help from the family's playboy dentist, Dr. Yap, in deflecting her attentions.
  7. Moody Foodie: Bob's restaurant receives a negative review from a vicious food critic (voiced by Patton Oswalt), and Bob's attempt to get a "do-over" spirals out of control.
  8. Bad Tina: Jenny Slate guest stars as Tammy, a delinquent transfer student who befriends Tina and blackmails her into acting bad by threatening to reveal her erotic friend-fiction to her crush.
  9. Beefsquatch: Bob appears in a cooking segment on a local news morning program, but Gene steals the show with his new character "Beefsquatch". Meanwhile, Tina discovers her new friend Nathan has a thing for the news show's hostess.

    Season Three 
  1. Ear-sy Rider: Louise gets her bunny-ear hat stolen by a high school bully, and Bob meets the One-Eyed Snakes, a motorcycle gang, when they visit Mort's funeral home to honor their fallen leader.
  2. Full Bars: The kids convince their parents to let them spend Halloween on their own. They end up trick-or-treating at Kingshead Island, a posh neighborhood known for giving kids full-sized candy bars, only to cross paths with teenage pranksters out on a "Hell Hunt". Meanwhile, Bob and Linda attend Teddy's "Black and Orange" costume party, but things take a grim turn when Teddy's beloved guinea pig Frances ends up dead.
  3. Bob Fires the Kids: Bob relieves the kids of duty from working the restaurant during the summer (and the kids end up working for two aging hippies who also grow and deal weed), and hires Mickey the bank robber (from "Bob Day Afternoon") as kitchen help.
  4. Mutiny on the Windbreaker: The Belchers are shanghaied on a cruise ship when the captain requests Bob to be his personal chef. While stuck on the cruise, Gene gets a crush on a talentless ventriloquist's Mae West-inspired manatee puppet, Tina pesters a masseur to give her a massage, and Louise gets cartoonishly-long finger- and toenails at the on-board salon.
  5. An Indecent Thanksgiving Proposal: The Belchers pretend to be Mr. Fischoeder's family (with Bob serving as the cook) when he tries to get the attention of an old flame with a thing for married men.
  6. The Deepening: Mr. Fischoeder buys a mechanical shark that was used in a movie shot in town as a new attraction for Wonder Wharf. But when the shark malfunctions and goes on a rampage, it's up to "block captain" Bob to save the day.
  7. Tina-Rannosaurus Wrecks: Tina accidentally totals the family car and comes to believes that she is jinxed. Meanwhile, Bob's attempts to cover up the accident lead to his family getting entangled in a crooked agent's insurance fraud schemes.
  8. The Unbearable Like-Likeness of Gene: Gene tries to break up with the obnoxious Courtney Wheeler after she declares herself his girlfriend and starts annoying Gene and his family. When he tries to, however, he's tempted by the prospect of launching a musical career with the help of Courtney's jingle-writing father.
  9. God Rest Ye Merry Gentle-Mannequins: The Belchers spend their Christmas helping a strange man (voiced by Zach Galifianakis) they meet living in an old storage unit find his mannequin wife.
  10. Mother Daughter Laser Razor: Linda fears that her bond with Louise isn't as strong as it could be, so she forces Louise to attend a mother-daughter seminar. Meanwhile, Tina tries asking Bob to teach her how to shave her legs, and ends up going to a spa to get her legs waxed.
  11. Nude Beach: When Hugo takes a leave of absence to enjoy the new nude beach that's opened up in town, Bob finds the new health inspector is both more lenient and more obnoxious. Meanwhile, Darryl and the Belcher kids setup a business for kids to pay to see a good view of the nude beach.
  12. Broadcast Wagstaff School News: After getting stuck working as an intern for the school's news program, Tina vows to prove herself by tracking down a "mad pooper" running rampant at the children's school. Meanwhile, Gene starts dressing and acting like Bob in order to get used to the prospect of growing up to look like his father.
  13. My Fuzzy Valentine: Bob tries to sweeten Linda's Valentine's Day with a heart-shaped pancake, but when that doesn't stack up, the kids convince him to let them skip school and help him find the perfect gift for the holiday.
  14. Lindapendant Woman: Linda takes a job at a grocery store, leaving Bob to run the restaurant (poorly) on his own.
  15. O.T.: The Outside Toilet: In a parody of E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Gene finds a talking toilet (voiced by an uncredited Jon Hamm) and hides it from a shady man who's looking for it.
  16. Topsy: Louise tries to take down her Thomas Edison-obsessed substitute teacher by recreating the Topsy incident (in which Thomas Edison electrocuted a rogue elephant) using Gene and Tina. Meanwhile, Bob and Linda get into an argument over the superiority of their own inventions, pitting Bob's arm-mounted "Spi-Ceps" against Linda's chest mounted "Spice Rack".
  17. Two For Tina: When Tina falls for a ballet dancer who invites her to his fancy art school's dance, Jimmy Jr. becomes determined to win Tina back. Meanwhile, Linda cajoles Bob into acting as a chaperone so he can make up for all the school dances he missed in middle school.
  18. It Snakes a Village: The Belchers go to Florida to visit Linda's parents, but discover they live in a swingers' community... and Al and Gloria's reluctance to participate in the "activities" might get them kicked out. Meanwhile, the kids try to track down a legendary dog-eating python.
  19. Family Fracas: The Belcher family competes against the Pesto family in a game show to win a new minivan after the family car breaks down.
  20. The Kids Run the Restaurant: When a small but bloody cut on the hand leads to Bob having to leave and get stitches, the kids are left to manage the restaurant — and end up opening a casino called "Meatgrinder's" in the basement.
  21. Boyz 4 Now: Tina and Louise go to a boy band concert, where Louise panics when she realizes that she may have a crush on one of the members. Meanwhile, Bob and Linda help Gene win a tablescaping contest.
  22. Carpe Museum: Bob chaperones a school trip to the museum and experiences some father-daughter bonding while wrangling Louise and her new friend, Regular-Sized Rudy. Meanwhile, Gene and Zeke are on the lookout for exhibits with boobs, Tina gets into an argument with a classmate over which of them is a bigger nerd, and Linda offers her distinctive chanting talents to striking museum workers.
  23. The Unnatural: Gene goes to a baseball camp that turns out to be a scam. Meanwhile, Bob tries to garner more customers with an espresso maker, but Tina ends up addicted to espresso and Linda sells the machine so she can pay for Gene's baseball lessons.

    Season Four 
  1. A River Runs Through Bob: The Belchers' camping trip goes awry when Bob and Linda get separated from the kids.
  2. Fort Night: The Belcher kids, the Pesto twins, and Darryl (from "Burgerboss") are trapped in their cardboard fort on Halloween night by a psycho girl who's obsessed with Louise.
  3. Seaplane!: Linda signs up for flying lessons when she gets bored with Bob's attempts at Date Night. Bob won't join her, so she finds herself targeted by a playboy pilot known as "Upskirt Kurt".
  4. My Big Fat Greek Bob: Bob gets a temporary gig as a cook at an "underdog" frat house, where Beta alumnus Dr. Yap drags him into a prank war. Meanwhile, Linda gets roped into helping Gretchen sell sex toys.
  5. Turkey In A Can: Bob threatens to cancel Thanksgiving if no one fesses up to putting the turkey he's trying to prepare in the toilet.
  6. Purple Rain-Union: Linda gets her old band, The Ta-Ta's, back together to perform at her school reunion, while a pimple makes Bob the center of attention for all the right reasons.
  7. Bob and Deliver: Mr. Belcher subs as a teacher for Home-Ec in Tina's classroom, and ends up inspiring the kids in a way that puts him at odds with the company that provides school lunches. Meanwhile, Linda teaches Teddy how to dance.
  8. Christmas In The Car: The Belchers go looking for a last-minute Christmas tree, and accidentally provoke the wrath of the driver of a giant candy cane-shaped truck. Meanwhile, Teddy gets stuck in the Santa trap the kids hid in the refrigerator.
  9. Slumber Party: Linda invites some kids from Louise's class over for a sleepover. Louise tries to get rid of the unwanted guests, but discovers one of them is a tough nut to crack with a dark secret. Meanwhile, Linda ropes Bob and Teddy into dealing with a raccoon feud in the back alley.
  10. Presto Tina-O: Tina plans to help Jimmy Jr. with his magic act, but her plans for romance turn sour after he fires her for trying to help improve his show. She enters the same competition as him to get even. Meanwhile, an obnoxious magician makes Bob the butt of his tricks, and Louise tries to learn how to pick pockets.
  11. Easy Commercial, Easy Go-Mercial: Bob throws all his savings into making a TV spot to promote his Super Bowl party to compete with Jimmy Pesto's, but his decision to focus on a former NFL star instead of his family causes some friction.
  12. The Frond Files: During an open house night at school, Mr. Frond shows Bob and Linda three stories from Louise, Gene, and Tina he deems offensive because they depict him as a villain.
  13. Mazel-Tina: Although Tina isn't invited to Tammy's bat mitzvah, she ends up at the party because the Belchers have been hired to cater. In Tina's quest to meet boys from other schools, Tammy and Louise end up missing, leaving Tina the center of attention.
  14. Uncle Teddy: Teddy is chosen to babysit the kids while Bob and Linda go to a burger convention. While Bob discovers that his bad netiquette has left a bad first impression on his fellow burger enthusiasts, Tina develops a crush on the deli's new delivery boy.
  15. The Kids Rob a Train: Gene, Louise, Tina, and Regular-Sized Rudy plot to rob a wine train of its fancy chocolate while Bob duels with a wine snob.
  16. I Get Psychic Out of You: A series of coincidences leave Linda thinking she's psychic, which everyone from her kids to the police wants to exploit.
  17. The Equestranauts: In an episode that parodies My Little Pony and the brony fandomnote , Tina goes to her first convention for her favorite cartoon, The Equestranauts, only to contend with its infamous periphery demographic (middle-aged men), including a member who cheats Tina out of a rare pony toy.
  18. Ambergris: During a beach trip, the kids find a chunk of ambergris (an extremely valuable, but highly illegal by-product of whale excrement) and try to make a profit off it. Meanwhile, Linda and Bob deal with their unstable landlord as he hires his brother Felix to renovate their bathroom.
  19. The Kids Run Away: Upon learning that she has a cavity and needs a filling, Louise runs away from the dentist's office and seeks refuge at Aunt Gayle's. When Louise refuses to go home, Linda sends Tina and Gene to join her and bets her that she won't last the weekend with Gayle's craziness.
  20. Gene It On: Gene is picked to be on the cheer-leading squad, while Tina must depend on Louise to be her translator when Tina bites her tongue and can't speak coherently.
  21. Wharf Horse: Motivated by the promise of a new beach-side burger joint and the money to be made from it, Bob conspires with Felix Fischoeder to convince his brother Calvin to sell Wonder Wharf to condo developers. Meanwhile, Tina protests the destruction of the wharf's carousel by chaining herself to it.
  22. World Wharf II: The Wharfening: In the thrilling conclusion to "Wharf Horse," Felix puts Bob and Mr. Fischoeder in danger, and Linda and the children must hustle to the rescue.

    Season Five 
  1. Work Hard or Die Trying, Girl: When Gene's Die Hard-inspired musical doesn't get picked for the school's fall performance, he decides to stage an underground show with the help of Louise. But Wagstaff Middle School families begin to feud when they learn that Gene has planned his show on the very same night as Courtney's school-sanctioned Working Girl-inspired musical featuring Tina.
  2. Tina and the Real Ghost: After the exterminator Marcus feels a "presence" in the Belchers' basement, Linda and the kids make contact with a ghost who claims to be a 13-year-old boy named Jeff. Tina begins to feel attracted to 'him' after they trap 'him' in a shoe box. Meanwhile, Bob is forced to put up with a pair of amateur ghost hunters hanging around his restaurant.
  3. Friends With Burger-Fits: After Teddy's doctor tells him to change his diet, Bob starts to question whether his concerns for Teddy's health are worry about a loyal customer or genuine friendship. Meanwhile, Linda starts a pro-wrestling style ice-shoving contest between the neighborhood kids after the Belcher children ice over the freezer.
  4. Dawn of the Peck: The Belchers minus Bob go to the Fischoder Brothers' Thanksgiving Carnival. While Bob, upset his family doesn't want to stay home for Thanksgiving, gets drunk, the rest of the Belchers try to survive a horde of angry fowl the Fischoeders let loose.
  5. Best Burger: Bob competes in a burger contest but is forced to rely on the kids to get his secret ingredient, black garlic, after Gene forgets to bring it.
  6. Father of the Bob: The Belchers go to a Christmas party at "Big Bob's Diner", the restaurant owned by Bob's estranged father. Linda forces Bob to deal with his issues with his father, while the kids try to make Bob a gift using junk found in Big Bob's basement.
  7. Tina Tailor Soldier Spy: After Tina quits the Thunder Girls, her old troop mom recruits her to find a spy in their midst, with Louise joining to help Tina flush the mole out. Meanwhile, Linda dyes her hair blonde.
  8. Midday Run: Ambitious hall monitor Tina pursues Zeke when he escapes from custody, claiming he's innocent. Linda starts putting napkin doodles on the wall, but Bob can't draw one good enough for Linda's tastes.
  9. Speakeasy Rider: The kids take part in a go-kart league, with Tina and Louise developing a rivalry while Gene trains to be a flag waver. Bob and Linda start selling Teddy's home brewed beer at his restaurant, only for things to get complicated when they have to hide their business from local health inspector Hugo.
  10. Late Afternoon in the Garden of Bob and Louise: Bob wants to join the Community Garden, but in order to convince Cynthia, who's in charge to let him join, he hires Logan (Louise's enemy from Ear-sy Rider) to work in the Restaurant. Louise and Linda have to deal with Logan and Cynthia bothering them in the Restaurant, and Bob struggling to do the right thing.
  11. Can't Buy Me Math: In exchange for math lessons, Tina agrees to fake-date Darryl to help him win over his crush, but she gets a little too attached. Meanwhile, Linda and Bob struggle through a week of awkward romantic activities in Linda's "Valentines' Days" advent calendar.
  12. The Millie-churian Candidate: Henry Haber and Jimmy Pesto Jr. run for student body president, but when Millie Frock enters the race Louise becomes desperate to stop her.
  13. The Gayle Tales: In order to get a chance to get out of being grounded, the Belcher kids cook up a series of stories about their Aunt Gayle, stories of country music rivalry, Edwardian romance, and dark fantasy adventure.
  14. L'il Hard Dad: Gene decides to learn how to be a man with his father, accompanying him in a quest to find a guy who sold Bob a defective RC helicopter. Meanwhile, Tina tries to prepare for a book report on Call of the Wild at the last minute.
  15. Adventures in Chinchilla-Sitting: Louise gets to babysit the class' chinchilla, but the pet runs away when another boy that wants the chinchilla appears. Meanwhile, Bob and Linda struggle to score in a pub trivia contest on their date night.
  16. The Runway Club: Getting detention on a Saturday, Louise, Tina and Gene get a chance to leave early and go to the cotton candy festival if they win a fashion contest against Tammy, Jocelyn, Jimmy Jr. and Zeke. Meanwhile, Bob and Linda deal with a magazine salesgirl.
  17. Itty Bitty Ditty Committee: Gene starts a band and hires Darryl as lead singer, but Darryl soon starts taking over and pushing Gene aside. Meanwhile, Linda deals with a nasty rash under her arms.
  18. Eat, Spray, Linda: After a trip to the grocery store on her birthday turns bad, Linda struggles to get home. Meanwhile, Bob and the kids run all over town looking for Linda, and find out some surprising things about her.
  19. Housetrap: Teddy asks Bob to check on a beach house he's remodeling, and while there Linda starts snooping around and comes to the conclusion that the late owner was murdered by his wife... with whom they end up trapped inside during a storm.
  20. Hawk & Chick: Louise and Bob find one of the stars of their favorite Japanese action series, Hawk and Chick. He is there to find his daughter, so Bob and Louise set up a Hawk and Chick film airing to reunite them.
  21. The Oeder Games: Bob leads a coalition of neighborhood business to Mr. Fischoeder's estate to complain about an upcoming rent hike. Mr. Fischoeder offers an alternative: a no-holds-barred water balloon fight, the winner of which will be exempt from the hike.

    Season Six 
  1. Sliding Bobs: When the kids learn that Bob's trademark mustache was what got Linda's attention, they speculate on what might have happened if Bob didn't have his mustache on that fateful night they met.
  2. The Land Ship: Tina discovers the true identity of "Ghost Boy", a boy who does graffiti around school, and starts going out with him to prove to her friends that she can be tough and rebellious. Meanwhile, Bob protests a row of portable toilets being placed in front of his restaurant for the big Land Ship Day parade.
  3. The Hauntening: The Belchers try to scare Louise with a makeshift haunted house, only for things to go terrifyingly awry when they get stranded.
  4. Gayle Makin' Bob Sled: Bob and Gayle get stuck in the middle of a snow storm attempting to get home in time for Thanksgiving. Meanwhile, Linda and the kids attempt to finish the cooking by themselves.
  5. Nice-Capades: The kids put on an skating show to convince a mall Santa they have been good through the year.
  6. The Cook, the Steve, the Gayle, & Her Lover: Bob puts on a dinner party to entertain his new friend Steve. Aunt Gayle invites her new boyfriend, who turns out to be the kids' guidance counselor Mr. Frond, and Louise desperately attempts to break them up.
  7. The Gene and Courtney Show: Gene and Courtney become a team on the morning announcements of the Wagstaff school, but their Unresolved Sexual Tension begins to come back. Meanwhile, Tina gets ready to deliver carnations on Valentines Day.
  8. Sexy Dance Healing: When Bob slips and falls outside Jairo's caipoera studio, Jairo offers to help Bob with both his injury and his "Burger of the Day" writer's block. Meanwhile, after learning about lawsuits, the kids attempt to get free things with a bogus law firm.
  9. Sacred Couch: Louise sabotages the family couch in order to convince Linda they need to buy a new one.
  10. Lice Things Are Lice: Tina faces a lice outbreak on her day at helping the school nurse, but it becomes clear that the nurse isn't quite sane. Meanwhile, Bob makes an awkward discovery about the new seat cushions he ordered for the stools at the counter.
  11. House of 1000 Bounces: During Rudy's birthday party, Louise comes up with a plan to steal the bounce house of the neighbor party. Meanwhile, Bob has to face his fear of pigeons when one gets into the restaurant.
  12. Stand by Gene: Gene convinces his sisters and their group of friends to go with him in a quest to find a two-butted goat. Meanwhile, Teddy and Mort get pulled into Bob and Linda's napkin-tossing rivalry.
  13. Wag the Hog: Bob needs to help Critter, the former boss of the One-Eyed Snakes, pay off his parking tickets in time for his new job. Meanwhile, Linda ends up looking after Critter's son, and finds she's a bit out of practice dealing with babies.
  14. The Hormone-iums: Tina becomes the new soloist of her school's puberty-themed choral group, but becoming the face of Mr. Frond's anti-kissing scare campaign puts a serious crimp in her social life. Meanwhile, Linda tries to find investors for her idea to use old shoes as wine holders.
  15. Pro Tiki/Con Tiki: Bob's wildly-successful friend Warren invests on his business, but in exchange for the bigger profit, he wants to turn the restaurant in a tiki-themed place.
  16. Bye Bye Boo Boo: When Boyz 4 Now breaks up and Boo Boo goes solo, Louise's obsession with him bubbles to the surface again. With the help of her siblings and the Pesto twins, she tries to win a contest for a chance to ride a roller coaster with Boo Boo during a visit to Wonder Wharf.
  17. The Horse Rider-er: Tina finally gets her dream of going to a horse camp, but finds that real horses are a lot more difficult than imaginary ones. Meanwhile, Linda runs a "restaurant camp" so Louise and Gene don't feel left out.
  18. Secret Admiral-irer: Tina helps an old woman meet with a long-lost love, while Bob struggles to keep up with some hard-partying "cool chefs".
  19. Glued, Where's My Bob?: Bob gets scheduled for an interview with a magazine that could give the restaurant some much-needed publicity. But thanks to an ill-conceived prank by Louise, Bob ends up stuck to the seat of the restaurant's toilet with only hours to go before the interview.

    Season Seven 
  1. Flu-Oise: Louise, bedridden with the flu, is mad at her family for destroying her favorite toy, and has a strange dream in a land of living toys. Meanwhile, Bob tries to find a replacement Kuchi Kopi before Louise wakes up.
  2. Sea Me Now: Teddy takes the Belchers on a predictably disastrous boat trip while trying to impress his ex-wife, and gets them stranded on an island.
  3. Teen-A-Witch: Tina takes up magic in order to build up her confidence for the school's Halloween costume contest. But after provoking the crossing guard, Tina becomes convinced she's cursed. Meanwhile, Bob tries to catch whoever's been stealing his jack-o-lanterns from in front of the store.
  4. They Serve Horses, Don't They?: When Bob discovers his new, money-saving meat supplier is selling horse meat, he's forced to team up with Hugo to catch the guy in the act.
  5. Large Brother, Where Fart Thou?: Gene and Louise find themselves home alone, hiding from an angry Logan Bush. Meanwhile, Tina spends detention longing after a boy she made eye contact with, and Bob and Linda accidentally get high on pot cookies with their accountant.
  6. The Quirkducers: Gene and Louise use one of Tina's stories as the subject matter for the annual Thanksgiving pageant. Tina's excitement is short-lived when she learns they're planning to make the show as lame and offensive as possible to get it cancelled so they can have a half-day. Meanwhile, Linda obsesses over a potato that bears an uncanny resemblance to her grandfather.
  7. The Last Gingerbread House on the Left: Bob finds himself dragged into a gingerbread house-building contest by Mr. Fischoder and his fellow crazy rich guys. Meanwhile, Teddy accompanies the rest of the family on their attempt at caroling, and helps them confront a suspicious-looking house.
  8. Ex Mach Tina: After hurting her ankle, Tina attends school via a mobile computer screen, and finds the device helps her hit it off with Jimmy Jr. Meanwhile, Bob takes up the banjo and keeps trying to find the perfect "banjo moment".
  9. Bob Actually: All the Belchers find themselves having different misadventures on Valentine's Day, including Bob taking dance lessons to impress Linda, Gene learning the joys of dark chocolate from a substitute lunch-lady, Tina trying to score a "sky kiss" with Jimmy Jr. despite her bad diarrhea, and Louise worrying that Regular-Sized Rudy might have a crush on her.
  10. There's No Business Like Mr. Business Business: Bob reluctantly assists Gayle in getting her cat as the new face of a cat food brand. Meanwhile, Gene and Tina develop an embarrassing habit of eating cat food.
  11. A Few Gurt Men: Louise finds herself defending her arch enemy, Mr. Frond, when he's accused of yogurt theft. Meanwhile, Bob teams up with Jimmy Pesto to get back at a guy who scammed them both out of free lunches.
  12. Like Gene For Chocolate: When the formula of his favorite candy is changed, Gene sets out to get it changed back. Meanwhile, Bob gets dragged into Teddy's underground golf-ball reselling business.
  13. The Grand Mama-Pest Hotel: While chaperoning a school trip, Linda goes overboard trying to be a "cool mom" when she fears Tina is drifting apart from her. Back at the restaurant, Teddy, Gene, and Louise throw Bob a "dad-chelor party".
  14. Aquaticism: To save the local aquarium, the kids try to get it tax-exempt church status, only for an IRS agent to come investigating. Meanwhile, Linda tries to give Bob lessons on charming the customers.
  15. Ain't Miss Debatin': Tina joins the school debate team and finds herself oddly attracted to Henry Haber, while some discarded meat inspires Louise to get into stop-motion.
  16. Eggs For Days: The household Easter Egg hunt results in a missing egg, and a foul smell infesting the building.
  17. Zero Larp Thirty: Bob and Linda head for a LARP weekend based on Linda's favorite period drama, but Linda isn't thrilled about her role as a servant. Meanwhile, the kids help babysitter Teddy after he throws his back out.
  18. The Laser-inth: Bob and Gene head to the farewell performance of a laser rock show, while the girls visit Gretchen at her odd new job at a fancy doll store.
  19. Thelma & Louise Except Thelma is Linda: When Louise gets an in-school suspension for standing up for a bullied student, Linda puts her reputation (and her chance to run Wagstaff School's bake sale again) on the line to reward her daughter. Meanwhile, Tina and Gene try to stay in touch with their suspended sister, and Teddy helps Bob serve a crowd of hungry cyclists.
  20. Mom, Lies and Videotape: The kids regale a sick Linda with somewhat exaggerated stories of the Mother's Day pageant she missed.
  21. Paraders of the Lost Float: The Belcher family enters a float in the annual "Bog to Beach" parade, in hopes of an easy win in the float contest. But Jimmy Pesto's last-minute entry threatens to ruin the mood.
  22. Into The Mild: Bob gets locked overnight in a closing outdoors store, while Gayle shows Linda and the kids a preview of her autobiographical one-woman show.

    Season Eight 
  1. Brunchsquatch: In this special fan-animated episode, the restaurant begins serving brunch, but Bob and Linda have to deal with some rowdy "brunch skunks" who are just there for the free drinks. Meanwhile, the Belcher kids get swept up in the Fischoeder brothers' intense game of hide and seek.
  2. The Silence Of The Louise: Louise has to work with her worst enemy, Millie Frock, to find who damaged Mr. Frond's therapy dolls and salvage a water-park trip. Meanwhile, Teddy gets into the inspirational poster business.
  3. The Wolf Of Wharf Street: Linda tries giving the kids a fun Halloween, despite there being a wolf on the loose. Meanwhile Bob, who's home with a bad knee, trips on pain pills and starts thinking Teddy is a werewolf.
  4. Sit Me Baby One More Time: Rival babysitters Tina and Tammy are forced to team up to tame a troublesome child. Meanwhile, the rest of the family goes to a fancy restaurant, where Gene and Louise discover Teddy is secretly having dinner.
  5. Thanks-Hoarding: The Belchers help Teddy prepare for a family Thanksgiving, and Linda takes it upon herself to help him with his hoarding issues.
  6. The Bleakening Part 1: When her decorations are stolen from a Christmas party at the restaurant, Linda goes on a mad hunt to retrieve them, while the kids suspect a legendary present-stealing monster known as the Bleaken is behind things.
  7. The Bleakening Part 2: The Belchers track down the decoration thieves to an abandoned warehouse, where a strange surprise awaits them.
  8. V For Valentine-Detta: The Belcher girls try cheering up Tina on Valentines Day, while Bob and Gene take trapeze lessons.
  9. Y Tu Ga-Ga Tambien: A new playground game leaves Gene feeling left out, while Linda volunteers to read to kids at the library and tries to come up with a fun and original persona.
  10. The Secret Ceramics Room Of Secrets: The kids go searching for a fabled ceramics room at school, while Teddy sets up shop in the restaurant fixing broken cell phones.
  11. Sleeping With The Frenemy: The Belchers suffer the annoyance of house-guest Tammy when she's accidentally left behind on the day of her family cruise, and Tina tries to cheer her up by helping her hook up with a cute but eccentric boy from out of town.
  12. The Hurt Soccer: Louise is forced to play soccer for the misfit Golden Dragons in the last game of the season, and Bob is forced to serve as the coach. Meanwhile, Linda and Gene turn the restaurant into a piano bar, and help Ms. Merkin resolve some tension with the local theater group.
  13. Cheer Up, Sleepy Gene: Gene attends his first sleepover with his new friend Alex, and tries to talk him out of running away from his strict parents. Meanwhile, Bob and Linda try to settle an argument over who snores louder.
  14. The Trouble With Doubles: Bob and Linda go on a terrible double date that leads to both couples having to put aside their differences to get out of a crappy escape room. Meanwhile, Tina has to help her friends and her siblings get over a horrifying monster movie.
  15. Go Tina On The Mountain: The kids go on a nature field trip, where Tina befriends an eccentric lady hermit in her quest for a "nature-piphany"; Linda and Bob try to cut loose while the kids aren't around.
  16. Are You There Bob? It's Me, Birthday: Linda forgets Bob's birthday, and sends him out on a day watching Hugo the health inspector at work while she tries to throw a belated surprise party.
  17. Boywatch: Tina joins a junior lifeguard program as an excuse to hang out with shirtless boys, but her refusal to take things seriously earns her the ire of her squad-mates. Meanwhile, the restaurant starts to offer free wi-fi, which leads to Sgt. Bosco staking out a cyber-criminal.
  18. As I Walk Through the Alley of the Shadow of Ramps: The kids get in a feud with a cranky smoothie truck driver, while Linda tries to convince Gayle to stick with her latest job as a security guard at an art museum.
  19. Mo Mommy, Mo Problems: Linda spends her Mother's day mooching free food at realtor's open houses on Kingshead Island, only to pull her family into a feud over an old Victorian mansion.
  20. Mission Impos-slug-ble: Louise attempts to retrieve her confiscated cards from a slug-based monster battling game, and Bob is asked to speak at the funeral of a pickle vendor with whom he had a falling-out.
  21. Something Old, Something New, Something Bob Caters for You: A couple that met at the restaurant ask the Belchers to cater their wedding, but Linda is skeptical of their hasty courtship, especially when a string of disasters and inconveniences strikes the ceremony.

    Season Nine 
  1. Just One Of The Boyz 4 Now: Tina follows her latest crush to the Boyz 4 Now auditions, where her attempt to infiltrate in disguise forces her to confront her boy-craziness. Meanwhile, the rest of the Belchers look after a baby rat for Teddy.
  2. The Taking Of Funtime One Two Three: The Belcher kids attempt to win a dune buggy with the help of Mr. Fischoeder, while Teddy convinces Bob and Linda to get a chicken.
  3. Tweentrepreneurs: Tina gets caught between the workers and managers in a school-run business, while Bob and Linda deal with a dine-and-dasher.
  4. Nightmare On Ocean Avenue Street: The Belchers kids track down a candy thief, while Bob and Linda get wrapped up in Teddy's decorating battle with a rival handyman.
  5. Live And Let Fly: The Belcher kids go out for revenge when Mr. Frond accidentally humiliates them, and offer to help "Upskirt" Kurt upstage his sister in exchange for his help. Meanwhile, Bob and Linda train hard for a paper airplane-throwing contest.
  6. Bobby Driver: Edith Cranwrinkle drags Bob into her scheme to get even with the members of her quilting circle. Meanwhile, the kids attend a dull Great Gatsby-themed party, and Linda tries to help Teddy get used to eating sushi.
  7. I Bob Your Pardon: When the Belcher family learns the truth behind a last-minute turkey pardon, they try to rescue the bird and find him a new home.
  8. Roller? I Hardly Knew Her!: Gene gets jealous when his best bud Alex becomes Courtney Wheeler's roller-dancing partner. Meanwhile, Bob, Linda, and Ted deal with a strange woman who keeps trying (and struggling) to get into the restaurant.
  9. UFO No You Didn't: Tina and her science partner create a device that allows them to communicate with aliens, but Henry Haber, worried about the trouble first contact might bring, conspires to sabotage their project. Meanwhile, Bob tries to unload some undersized coat-racks he accidentally ordered.
  10. Better Off Sled: The Belcher kids end up spending their Christmas break in a turf war over their prime sledding hill with Logan Bush and his snowball-fighting friends. Meanwhile, Linda tries to make hand-knitted scarves for the kids, but grows envious of Bob's apparent knack for it.
  11. Lorenzo's Oil? No, Linda's: Gayle tries to save Linda from getting involved with essential oils, while Teddy and Bob help out Mr. Huggins.
  12. The Helen Hunt: While searching for a lost treasure, the Belcher women try fixing Teddy up, while Bob and Gene get sidetracked doing some plumbing work.
  13. Bed, Bob & Beyond: The kids hope a romantic movie will end a Valentines' Day fight between their parents (and soften them up for the bad news about Gene's broken bed). But when movie night is interrupted, the kids come up with their own ending to the film.
  14. Every Which Way But Goose: Tina gets oddly attached to a goose after Jimmy Jr. breaks off plans to go to the school dance with her, while Gretchen tries to find a date for her sister's wedding with Linda's help.
  15. The Fresh Princ-Ipal: Louise becomes principal for a day and causes all sorts of chaos, but must ultimately use her temporary power to save Mr. Frond's job. Meanwhile, Teddy accidentally gives Bob "the yips" and leaves him unable to flip burgers.
  16. Roamin' Bob-iday: Bob is forced to take a day off, and as he struggles to find some way to occupy his time, Linda plays host to a baby shower for one of Mudflap's biker friends.
  17. What About Blob?: Gene tries saving a mass of plankton marked for bleaching, while Bob and Linda try to help Trev resist the urge to high-five Jimmy Pesto after his zingers.
  18. If You Love It So Much, Why Don't You Marionette?: The kids attend a disappointing marionette show during a school trip, and Louise butts heads with the old lady who runs the place. Meanwhile, Bob tries to help out a guy handing out flyers in front of the restaurant.
  19. Long Time Listener, First Time Bob: Bob discovers his favorite DJ is doing the announcements at the local bowling alley, and tries to help him get back into radio. Meanwhile, Linda is left with a surplus of yams after failing to convince Bob to sell sweet potato fries.
  20. The Gene Mile: Louise, Gene, and their friends try to weasel out of the annual mile run at school so they don't miss "Free Scoop Friday" at the local ice cream shop. Meanwhile, Tina and Jimmy Jr. are determined to beat each other at the race, and Bob and Linda try to get cheap tickets for a show at the Wharf Arts Center.
  21. P.T.A It Ain't So: Linda tries to get more involved with Wagstaff School's Parent-Teacher Association in order to impress the PTA's seemingly-perfect president, Joanne. Meanwhile, Bob tries to get back on the good side of a hardware store owner.
  22. Yes Without My Zeke: The kids try to help out Zeke when he's threatened with being transferred to a reform school, while Bob deals with Randy shooting a film in the restaurant.

     Season Ten 
  1. The Ring (But Not Scary): The kids find a ring that turns out to be Bob's anniversary gift for Linda, but when it gets stuck on Gene's finger and goes missing during a trip to the water park, they have to find it in a hurry.
  2. Boys Just Wanna Have Fungus: While trying to find a rare ingredient for Bob's Burger of the Day, Bob and Gene get pulled into the cut-throat world of mushroom hunting. Meanwhile, Tina gets new glasses.
  3. Motor, She Boat: Tina is worried Bob will hold her back in the Thundergirls' father-daughter boat race, but she ends up needing his help to thwart Troop 257's latest antics. Meanwhile, Linda drags Gene and Louise to an open-house at a fire station.
  4. Pig Trouble in Little Tina: Tina thinks she might be haunted by the ghost of a fetal pig, while Bob and Linda deal with an earwax problem.
  5. Legends of the Mall: The Belcher family has a series of misadventures at OMG Mall, including Tina trying to pass herself off as a napping boy's girlfriend, Gene and Louise taking motorized animals on a joy-ride, Linda crashing a book reading, and Bob shopping for pants with Sergeant Bosco.
  6. The Hawkening: Look Who's Hawking Now: Bob and Louise try to arrange an exclusive showing of a Hawk & Chick movie at the restaurant, until Shinji Kojima himself steals the second reel of the movie, a rare director's cut that the Belchers owe a thousand-dollar deposit on.
  7. Land of the Loft: On a stormy winter's night, Bob and Linda attend a loft party, while Jen and the Belcher kids brave the icy weather in an ice-cream truck.
  8. Now We're Not Cooking With Gas: Bob gets his hands on a heritage turkey for Thanksgiving dinner, but a gas outage threatens the celebration.
  9. All That Gene: Gene auditions for a role in a local theater group, but isn't happy when he finds out Linda bribed the director to get Gene the part.
  10. Have Yourself a Maily Linda Christmas: Linda tries to make some extra money for the holidays by taking a job at the post office. When she gets distracted trying to deliver a forgotten package on Christmas Eve, Gene and Louise tag along in hopes of doing some last-minute shopping for a gift for Tina, and Bob and Tina are left to deal with their crazy in-laws alone.
  11. Drumforgiven: When Gene gets on the wrong side of a local music store owner, Louise takes the matter of defending her brother's honor into her own hands. Meanwhile, Teddy takes a contracting job at Jimmy Pesto's but (badly) tries to hide it from Bob.
  12. A Fish Called Tina: Tina goes too far trying to be the perfect mentor, while Bob and Linda try out a new gym that's opened next to the restaurant.
  13. Three Girls and a Little Wharfy: Louise and Jessica team up with a fifth-grade girl to find a sea monster spotted off the coast of Seymour's Bay; Bob takes an online course headed by a master chef.
  14. Wag the Song: Tina struggles to find inspiration while trying to write a new school song for Wagstaff; Jimmy Pesto's shiny new steel awning proves to be a nuisance to Bob and Linda.
  15. Yurty Rotten Scoundrels: Gayle prepares to host an artists' workshop, and Linda reluctantly offers to help in order to support her sister.
  16. Flat-Top o' the Morning To Ya: Bob and the kids help out a fellow restaurant owner, while Linda and Teddy's preparations for St. Patrick's Day get out of hand.
  17. Just The Trip: The Belcher family takes an unexpected road trip with Nat the limo driver.
  18. Tappy Tappy Tappy Tap Tap Tap: Tina goes to see Josh perform in a tap show and suspects sabotage when he's injured on stage.
  19. The Handyman Can: When Teddy finds himself doubting his abilities as a handyman, the Belcher kids try to build up his confidence.
  20. Poops!… I Didn't Do It Again: Louise must face her fear of public pooping when her class goes on an overnight trip to the aquarium.
  21. Local She-ro: While trying to show Tina what's great about their town, Linda ends up on the trail of a legendary local singer.
  22. Prank You For Being A Friend: A classmate comes to Louise for lessons in how to get in trouble, while Bob reluctantly agrees to bring Jimmy Pesto his hernia medication.

     Season Eleven 
  1. Dream a Little Bob of Bob: Bob goes on an epic quest to find a misplaced lockbox key; Tina attempts to learn a hand-slapping song that everyone can do — but her.
  2. Worms of In-Rear-Ment: Linda tries to take her family to the symphony on free admission night, but her efforts are thwarted by a pinworm epidemic.
  3. Copa-Bob-bana: Bob agrees to be the temporary chef at the Fischoeders' new nightclub; the kids decide to throw a party in the restaurant basement.
  4. Heartbreak Hotel-oween: Louise's plan to get revenge on Halloween for a candy transgression hits a snag when the Belcher kids meet a mysterious elderly woman at a hotel.
  5. Fast Time Capsules at Wagstaff School: Tina is put in charge of the Wagstaff School time capsule project, but she makes an enemy when she rejects Tammy's submission; Bob teases Linda over her inability to whistle.
  6. Bob Belcher and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Kids: The family must figure out how to keep the restaurant open after Bob's flattop breaks on the morning of the Ocean Avenue Business Association's Ocean Fest on Ocean Avenue.
  7. Diarrhea of a Poopy Kid: When Gene can't eat Thanksgiving dinner because of a stomach flu, the family tries to cheer him up.
  8. The Terminalator II: Terminals of Endearment: When Linda's parents have a layover at an airport nearby, Bob and Linda attempt to turn it into their annual "visit".
  9. Mommy Boy: When Linda joins a women's business group, Gene gets possessive of her time; Louise and Tina want to learn how to fight.
  10. Yachty or Nice: When the Belchers get an unexpected invitation to cater the Glencrest Yacht Club's holiday boat parade, Bob wonders if there's a catch; Louise has her eye on the present-loaded Santa Schooner.


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