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The Best Episodes of Mom

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

Aan irreverent and outrageous take on true family love‐and dysfunction. Newly sober single mom Christy struggles to raise two children in a world full of temptations and pitfalls. Testing her sobriety is her formerly estranged mother, now back in Christy's life and eager to share passive-aggressive insights into her daughter's many mistakes.

Genres:ComedyDrama
Network:CBS

Top Episode Highlight

The best episode of "Mom" is "A Community Hero and a Wide Turn", rated 8.7/10 from 353 user votes. It was directed by James Widdoes and written by N/A. "A Community Hero and a Wide Turn" aired on 5/6/2021 and is rated 0.3 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Kreplach and a Tiny Tush".

  • A Community Hero and a Wide Turn
    8.7/10 353 votes

    #1 - A Community Hero and a Wide Turn

    Season 8 Episode 17 - Aired 2021-05-06

    The women attend a gala honoring Marjorie, but Bonnie's speech doesn't go as planned.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: N/A

  • Kreplach and a Tiny Tush
    8.4/10 567 votes

    #2 - Kreplach and a Tiny Tush

    Season 3 Episode 7 - Aired 2016-01-07

    Christy hosts a dinner attended by Violet's future mother-in-law, who is hard to please. Steve wants to take his relationship with Bonnie to the next level.

    Director: Anthony Joseph Rich

    Writer: N/A

  • Wind Chimes and a Bottomless Pit of Sadness
    8.4/10 523 votes

    #3 - Wind Chimes and a Bottomless Pit of Sadness

    Season 4 Episode 12 - Aired 2017-02-02

    Christy, Bonnie, Jill and Wendy accidentally eat pot-filled cookies.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: N/A

  • My Kinda People and the Big To-Do
    8.4/10 444 votes

    #4 - My Kinda People and the Big To-Do

    Season 8 Episode 18 - Aired 2021-05-13

    Bonnie gains a new outlook on her sobriety after dealing with difficult news. Also, Jill and Andy take a big step in their relationship.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: Chuck Lorre, Gemma Baker, Nick Bakay, Warren Bell

  • Triple Dip and an Overhand Grip
    8.3/10 376 votes

    #5 - Triple Dip and an Overhand Grip

    Season 6 Episode 20 - Aired 2019-04-25

    Bonnie and Tammy revisit childhood memories on a trip to their old foster home. Also, Christy and Jill regret accepting a date with two guys from their AA meeting.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: N/A

  • Three Smiles and an Unpainted Ceiling
    8.2/10 512 votes

    #6 - Three Smiles and an Unpainted Ceiling

    Season 2 Episode 11 - Aired 2015-01-22

    An unexpected death rocks the Plunkett household.

    Director: Anthony Joseph Rich

    Writer: N/A

  • Illegal Eels and the Cantaloupe Man
    8.2/10 303 votes

    #7 - Illegal Eels and the Cantaloupe Man

    Season 8 Episode 10 - Aired 2021-03-04

    Bonnie and Adam's romantic dinner is interrupted as the other ladies struggle with love on Valentine's Day. Also, Wendy's new relationship becomes the talk of the group.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: N/A

  • Fireballs and Bullet Holes
    8.1/10 509 votes

    #8 - Fireballs and Bullet Holes

    Season 1 Episode 15 - Aired 2014-01-27

    Christy tries to start a relationship with her father, Alvin, while Bonnie struggles to accept the fact that Christy wants him in her life.

    Director: Ted Wass

    Writer: N/A

  • Smokey Taylor and a Deathbed Confession
    8.1/10 525 votes

    #9 - Smokey Taylor and a Deathbed Confession

    Season 1 Episode 22 - Aired 2014-04-14

    Bonnie and Christy help Violet as she goes through labor; Christy thinks Bonnie still has feelings for Alvin.

    Director: Jeff Greenstein

    Writer: N/A

  • Chicken Nuggets and a Triple Homicide
    8.1/10 484 votes

    #10 - Chicken Nuggets and a Triple Homicide

    Season 2 Episode 3 - Aired 2014-11-13

    In order to get the family back together, Christy and Bonnie rent a house with a colorful past. Meanwhile, Bonnie tries to broker a peace between Christy and Alvin.

    Director: Ted Wass

    Writer: N/A

  • Caperberries and a Glass Eye
    8.1/10 423 votes

    #11 - Caperberries and a Glass Eye

    Season 3 Episode 17 - Aired 2016-04-14

    Christy encourages Bonnie to go out with a great new guy, Adam, only to find out he's not as great as she thought.

    Director: Anthony Joseph Rich

    Writer: N/A

  • Good Karma and the Big Weird
    8.1/10 536 votes

    #12 - Good Karma and the Big Weird

    Season 4 Episode 11 - Aired 2017-01-19

    Bonnie encourages Christy to pursue Marjorie's charming nephew, Nick, despite the fact that he's been declared off limits.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: N/A

  • Poodle Fuzz and a Twinge of Jealousy
    8.1/10 376 votes

    #13 - Poodle Fuzz and a Twinge of Jealousy

    Season 5 Episode 5 - Aired 2017-11-30

    An injury temporarily puts Bonnie in a wheelchair; Christy takes over as building manager and makes a surprising discovery.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: N/A

  • Sparkling Banter and a Failing Steel Town
    8.1/10 322 votes

    #14 - Sparkling Banter and a Failing Steel Town

    Season 6 Episode 15 - Aired 2019-02-14

    Christy is the only one without plans on Valentine's Day, so Bonnie takes her on a mother-daughter date. Also, Marjorie's attempt to have a quiet night in is ruined when everyone calls on her for help.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: N/A

  • Crazy Hair and a Teeny Tiny Part of Canada
    8.1/10 337 votes

    #15 - Crazy Hair and a Teeny Tiny Part of Canada

    Season 6 Episode 22 - Aired 2019-05-09

    Christy has trouble enjoying her sober birthday when she learns her sponsor, Nora, is moving away. Also, an argument leads Bonnie and Adam to make a hasty decision.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: N/A

  • Wile E. Coyote and a Pretentious Douche
    8.1/10 327 votes

    #16 - Wile E. Coyote and a Pretentious Douche

    Season 7 Episode 6 - Aired 2019-11-07

    Christy tries to embrace positivity after having a meltdown; Bonnie gets a glimpse of what Adam was like before his accident.

    Director: Rebecca Ancheta-Blum

    Writer: N/A

  • Pork Butt and a Mall Walker
    8.1/10 317 votes

    #17 - Pork Butt and a Mall Walker

    Season 7 Episode 7 - Aired 2019-11-14

    Bonnie and Adam go on a double date with Jill and Andy. Also, Tammy recruits Christy to mediate a sensitive situation with Marjorie.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: N/A

  • Higgledy-Piggledy and a Cat Show
    8.1/10 337 votes

    #18 - Higgledy-Piggledy and a Cat Show

    Season 7 Episode 10 - Aired 2019-12-12

    Bonnie is forced to relive painful Christmas memories when Christy recounts tales from her childhood to Bonnie's sponsee, Patty.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: N/A

  • A Judgy Face and Your Grandma's Drawers
    8.1/10 328 votes

    #19 - A Judgy Face and Your Grandma's Drawers

    Season 7 Episode 18 - Aired 2020-03-12

    Christy, Bonnie and the ladies step in to help when Marjorie babysits her granddaughter for the first time.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: N/A

  • Terrorists and Gingerbread
    8.0/10 495 votes

    #20 - Terrorists and Gingerbread

    Season 3 Episode 1 - Aired 2015-11-05

    Bonnie's estranged biological mother arrives, prompting Bonnie and Christy to clash over the notion of forgiveness.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: N/A

  • Diabetic Lesbians and a Blushing Bride
    8.0/10 472 votes

    #21 - Diabetic Lesbians and a Blushing Bride

    Season 3 Episode 12 - Aired 2016-02-18

    After Marjorie reveals her plans to get married, Christy and Bonnie want to make sure she has a really special day.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: N/A

  • Beast Mode and Old People Kissing
    8.0/10 437 votes

    #22 - Beast Mode and Old People Kissing

    Season 3 Episode 18 - Aired 2016-04-21

    When Jodi's boyfriend, Travis (Jesse Luken), who was with her when she overdosed, shows up at an A.A. meeting, Christy struggles to show him the compassion he needs. Also, Bonnie's new boyfriend, Adam (William Fichtner), feels left out because she spends so much time at A.A.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: N/A

  • Kalamazoo and a Bad Wedge of Brie
    8.0/10 334 votes

    #23 - Kalamazoo and a Bad Wedge of Brie

    Season 6 Episode 14 - Aired 2019-01-31

    Christy's plan to win her sponsor's approval backfires, and the ladies rush in to help after Jill's house is broken into.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: N/A

  • Fake Bacon and a Plan to Kill All of Us
    8.0/10 328 votes

    #24 - Fake Bacon and a Plan to Kill All of Us

    Season 7 Episode 5 - Aired 2019-10-24

    Following the sudden death of a friend, Christy and Bonnie look for ways to honor her memory.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: N/A

  • Texas Pete and a Parking Lot Carnival
    8.0/10 311 votes

    #25 - Texas Pete and a Parking Lot Carnival

    Season 7 Episode 19 - Aired 2020-04-02

    Bonnie worries about her therapist when his life hits a serious rough patch; Christy comes to Marjorie's aid when she has trouble adjusting to a new job.

    Director: James Widdoes

    Writer: N/A