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The Best Episodes of Bridgerton

Every episode of Bridgerton ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Bridgerton!

Wealth, lust, and betrayal set in the backdrop of Regency era England, seen through the eyes of the powerful Bridgerton family.


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The best episode of "Bridgerton" is "The Viscount Who Loved Me", rated 8.4/10 from 2317 user votes. It was directed by Cheryl Dunye and written by Jess Brownell. "The Viscount Who Loved Me" aired on 3/25/2022 and is rated 0.2 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "A Bee in Your Bonnet".

  • The Viscount Who Loved Me
    8.4/10 2,317 votes

    #1 - The Viscount Who Loved Me

    Season 2 Episode 8 - Aired 2022-03-25

    Anthony lashes out as he awaits news of Kate, while Eloise turns to Theo for help in her Lady Whistledown hunt and Lady Featherington plans a grand ball.

    Director: Cheryl Dunye

    Writer: Jess Brownell

  • A Bee in Your Bonnet
    8.2/10 2,059 votes

    #2 - A Bee in Your Bonnet

    Season 2 Episode 3 - Aired 2022-03-25

    The Sharmas arrive at the Bridgerton's country estate, where Anthony seeks to win Kate's good opinion amid bad memories and a ruthless game of pall-mall.

    Director: Alex Pillai

    Writer: Sarah L. Thompson

  • Harmony
    8.2/10 1,890 votes

    #3 - Harmony

    Season 2 Episode 7 - Aired 2022-03-25

    Scandalous rumors swirl around the Bridgertons and the Sharmas. The queen’s ire over Lady Whistledown lands Eloise and Penelope in a quandary.

    Director: Cheryl Dunye

    Writer: Oliver Goldstick

  • Victory
    8.1/10 1,905 votes

    #4 - Victory

    Season 2 Episode 4 - Aired 2022-03-25

    As guests gather for the Bridgerton's ball, Anthony and Kate clash during a hunting party, Colin revisits the past, and Lady Featherington sets a trap.

    Director: Alex Pillai

    Writer: Chris Van Dusen, Jess Brownell

  • An Unthinkable Fate
    8.1/10 1,886 votes

    #5 - An Unthinkable Fate

    Season 2 Episode 5 - Aired 2022-03-25

    Rattled by Anthony's hasty nuptial plans, Kate receives advice from Lady Danbury. Eloise spars with a new ally. Emotions run high during a dinner party.

    Director: Tom Verica

    Writer: Abby McDonald

  • The Duke and I
    8.0/10 2,992 votes

    #6 - The Duke and I

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2020-12-25

    To fend off rumors about their garden escapade, Simon and Daphne must make a personal appeal to the queen. Marina's wedlock scheme dismays Penelope.

    Director: Sheree Folkson

    Writer: N/A

  • After the Rain
    8.0/10 2,821 votes

    #7 - After the Rain

    Season 1 Episode 8 - Aired 2020-12-25

    The duke and duchess's season-ending ball signals a turning point for their marriage — and ushers in changes of fortune and fate to those around them.

    Director: Alrick Riley

    Writer: Chris Van Dusen

  • An Affair of Honor
    7.9/10 2,848 votes

    #8 - An Affair of Honor

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2020-12-25

    Daphne receives a stunning gift from Prince Friedrich but soon courts scandal at a ball. Eloise searches for clues to Lady Whistledown's identity.

    Director: Sheree Folkson

    Writer: Abby McDonald

  • The Choice
    7.9/10 1,853 votes

    #9 - The Choice

    Season 2 Episode 6 - Aired 2022-03-25

    Anthony's duty to his family wars with his desire for Kate. Edwina ponders her future — and impresses the queen. Eloise's rendezvous stirs suspicion.

    Director: Tom Verica

    Writer: Lou-Lou Igbokwe

  • Art of the Swoon
    7.7/10 2,862 votes

    #10 - Art of the Swoon

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2020-12-25

    After Daphne catches the eye of a royal suitor, she turns to Simon for relationship advice. Lady Featherington tries to browbeat Marina into marriage.

    Director: Tom Verica

    Writer: Leila Cohan-Miccio

  • Oceans Apart
    7.7/10 2,601 votes

    #11 - Oceans Apart

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2020-12-25

    Amid accusations of lies and betrayal, a rift forms between the newlyweds, while a deception of another kind could besmirch the Bridgerton family name.

    Director: Alrick Riley

    Writer: Abby McDonald

  • Shock and Delight
    7.6/10 3,013 votes

    #12 - Shock and Delight

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2020-12-25

    Simon’s apparent courtship of Daphne angers her brother Anthony and threatens to ruin the arrangements he made. Marina opens up to a curious Penelope.

    Director: Tom Verica

    Writer: Janet Lin

  • Swish
    7.6/10 2,694 votes

    #13 - Swish

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2020-12-25

    On her honeymoon, Daphne discovers just how uninformed she is about the physical aspects of the marital bed. Colin comes to a decision about Marina.

    Director: Julie Anne Robinson

    Writer: Sarah Dollard

  • Capital R Rake
    7.6/10 2,183 votes

    #14 - Capital R Rake

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2022-03-25

    Anthony begins his search for a wife, Eloise braves her society debut, and Lady Danbury helps the queen choose a diamond among the season's debutantes.

    Director: Tricia Brock

    Writer: Chris Van Dusen

  • Off to the Races
    7.6/10 1,876 votes

    #15 - Off to the Races

    Season 2 Episode 2 - Aired 2022-03-25

    Facing heated competition and a prickly foe, Anthony steps up his courtship game. Eloise makes a Lady Whistledown discovery as a family member returns.

    Director: Tricia Brock

    Writer: Daniel Robinson

  • Diamond of the First Water
    7.2/10 3,541 votes

    #16 - Diamond of the First Water

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2020-12-25

    Daphne debuts on London's marriage market as a new gossip sheet sets high society atwitter and Simon, the eligible Duke of Hastings, returns to town.

    Director: Julie Anne Robinson

    Writer: Chris Van Dusen