The Brady Bunch

10 Best Episodes of The Brady Bunch

When widower Mike Brady marries a lovely lady widow Carol Ann, their two families become one. These are the misadventures of this new couple, their six children, a dog named Tiger, and quirky housekeeper Alice.

Written by Sophie and last updated on oct 26, 2022.

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The Brady Bunch - S4E4

#15 - Today, I am a Freshman (Season 4 - Episode 4)

It's the beginning of another school year, and Marcia panics about becoming a freshman, going as far as pretending to be sick. However, after her parents see through Marcia's act, they encourage her to get involved -- but she joins every club available.

The episode was rated 8.21 from 19 votes.

The Brady Bunch - S1E15

#14 - 54-40 and Fight (Season 1 - Episode 15)


The Brady family learns that a trading stamp company is going out of business. A fight breaks out over who should get all of the saved stamps, the boys or the girls. If the girls get them, they'll buy a sewing machine and if the boys get them, they'll by a rowboat.

The episode was rated 8.21 from 33 votes.

The Brady Bunch - S1E12

#13 - The Voice of Christmas (Season 1 - Episode 12)

Carol is to sing in church on Christmas, but days before the event, she loses her voice. Later at the mall, a hopeful Cindy asks a Santa Claus to bring Carol's voice back by Christmas. Meanwhile, Alice and the kids find it a difficult task hiding Christmas gifts in the house.

The episode was rated 8.21 from 42 votes.

The Brady Bunch - S3E10

#12 - Her Sister's Shadow (Season 3 - Episode 10)


Tired of being in Marcia's shadow, Jan is determined to do something that Marcia never did. But Jan becomes more depressed when she fails to make the cheer squad. Then she wins first prize in an essay contest only to discover that her teacher had made a mistake in scoring.

The episode was rated 8.25 from 12 votes.

The Brady Bunch - S4E18

#11 - The Subject Was Noses (Season 4 - Episode 18)

Marcia has a big problem when she inadvertently makes two dates for the same night. One with Charlie and the other with Doug, the big man on campus. She makes a excuse to Charlie to go out with Doug but quickly learns Doug was only interested in having a pretty girl on his arm after Marcia is hit in the face with a football.

The episode was rated 8.27 from 15 votes.

The Brady Bunch - S5E7

#10 - Marcia Gets Creamed (Season 5 - Episode 7)


Marcia loves her new job at the ice cream parlor -- until the shiftless Peter fouls things up and Jan outperforms her.

The episode was rated 8.29 from 14 votes.

The Brady Bunch - S4E13

#9 - Love and the Older Man (Season 4 - Episode 13)

When the family dentist, Dr. Vogel, asks Mike if Marcia would be interested in babysitting his kids, Marcia misinterprets the request as a date.

The episode was rated 8.30 from 10 votes.

The Brady Bunch - S5E9

#8 - Quarterback Sneak (Season 5 - Episode 9)


Marcia's new beau, the quarterback of the rival Fairview team, uses her to get to Greg's Westdale playbook.

The episode was rated 8.33 from 12 votes.

The Brady Bunch - S4E8

#7 - Jan, the Only Child (Season 4 - Episode 8)

Fed up with the number of people in the household, Jan voices her desire to be an only child. The other kids oblige and treat her that way, but Jan changes her tune when she's excluded from the other kids' activities.

The episode was rated 8.33 from 12 votes.

The Brady Bunch - S3E22

#6 - My Fair Opponent (Season 3 - Episode 22)


As a joke, Marcia's plain-looking friend Molly Webber is nominated to be hostess on Banquet Night. Marcia's mission to transform Molly into a knockout succeeds, only to discover that she is running against her friend.

The episode was rated 8.36 from 14 votes.

The Brady Bunch - S3E18

#5 - The Big Bet (Season 3 - Episode 18)

Bobby and Greg make a bet on how many chin-ups each can do. Confident Greg relaxes while Bobby practices, and when the two finally compete, Bobby ends up on top, with Greg doomed to be his servant.

The episode was rated 8.43 from 14 votes.

The Brady Bunch - S4E14

#4 - Law and Disorder (Season 4 - Episode 14)


Bobby is crestfallen when he is picked to be safety monitor at school. But with Mike's and Carol's encouragement, Bobby becomes determined to do the job well but goes overboard, becoming the most unwelcome person both at school and at home.

The episode was rated 8.50 from 10 votes.

The Brady Bunch - S5E8

#3 - My Brother's Keeper (Season 5 - Episode 8)

After Bobby pushes Peter out of the way of a falling ladder, Peter volunteers to be Bobby's slave for life. But Bobby takes advantage of the situation.

The episode was rated 8.55 from 11 votes.

The Brady Bunch - S5E21

#2 - The Hustler (Season 5 - Episode 21)


When Mike's boss, Mr. Matthews, sends the family a pool table, Bobby becomes obsessed with pool, challenging all comers including Mr. Matthews himself.

The episode was rated 8.60 from 10 votes.

The Brady Bunch - S4E15

#1 - Greg Gets Grounded (Season 4 - Episode 15)

Bobby tells his parents that Greg nearly got into a freeway accident because he was reading the cover of a new record. Mike and Carol suspend Greg's car privileges for a week, but Greg has plans to take out his girlfriend Rachel. When Greg decides that his father's directive has a "loophole" and takes a buddy's car to procure rock concert tickets for the date, Mike really hits the roof and grounds him. Greg talks his way out of the severe punishment but is bound by "exact words" ... and it leads to a drive-in movie date that neither Greg nor Rachel will ever forget.

The episode was rated 8.64 from 11 votes.

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