Bob’s Burgers premiered in 2011 and is now moving into its ninth season, the premiere of which is just around the corner. This animated comedy series follows the lives of the Belcher family – a family consistently haunted by bad luck and circumstance, but held together by love, wit, and the thin walls of a small family diner. The tried and tested devotion that the Belchers have for one another may not help them to overcome every obstacle thrown at them, but, at the very least, it allows them to weather the storm.
Stacked with two Emmy’s, a comic book spin-off, and millions of weekly viewers, there is no question that Bob’s Burgers is truly a fan favourite. It remains to be decided, however, whether or not you are a true Bob’s Burgers fan. As much of this show’s success is thanks to its original and dynamic cast of characters, there is no better way to put your fan-status to the test than to take this Character Quiz.
Are you a diehard fan? Do you really know the ins and outs of the residents of Ocean Avenue and Seymour’s Bay? Can you not only name each individual Belcher, but also the guidance counselor, the landlord, and the landlord’s brother? If so, you might just pass the test.
Prove it by correctly identifying all of these Bob’s Burgers characters.
1Name This Character
Let's start it off easy. This character is central to the entire show. He is voiced by H. Jon Benjamin, whose trademark voice also belongs to a certain foul-mouthed spy in another animated comedy, which has resulted in a crossover episode. This character is the loving, bored, and overworked but underpaid father of three kids. He has had a rocky relationship with his father, who shares the same career as him, and his greatest passions include cooking and creating elaborate puns. What is his name?
2Name This Character
This character is one of the five main characters in the show. She is Bob's wife and works full time co-running the diner. She is very excitable and outgoing, and often jumps headfirst into commitments with people she has never met before as a result. This character is voiced by John Roberts, who has stated that his childhood imitations of his mother served as the inspiration for her voice. Her devotion to her family is unshakeable, going so far as to break her daughter out of detention, and attempting to convince her husband to fake an affair with her sister to boost her confidence.
3Name This Character
This character lives and works next door to the Belchers and can be found in Bob's Burgers quite regularly, often chatting with the other regulars. He is a close family friend of the Belchers, despite the fact that his funeral business has created uneasy and uncomfortable situations for the kids. In one such instance, the kids are playing in the basement of his home and nearly cremate Bob after he falls asleep in a coffin and is mistaken for a zombie.
4Name This Character
This is the youngest Belcher. She is well known for the pink bunny-ear hat that she never removes, a reminder that despite her extreme intelligence and her conniving, manipulative streak, she is still just a fourth grader. In season one, episode three, her ears were stolen by a bully, Logan, who becomes a nemesis of sorts throughout the remainder of the series. While her ears are gone, this character seems traumatized and walks around with her hood up in replacement. What is this character's name?
5Name This Character
Who is the woman on the right in this picture? She is the sister of Linda Belcher, and was first introduced in the eighth episode of season one, in an episode titled "Art Crawl". This character is very fragile emotionally and socially and relies upon Linda for much of her needs. Linda often wholeheartedly attempts to help in ways which are entirely counterproductive or manipulative: for example, in high school, Linda led her sister to believe that she was dating Linda's boyfriend, Carl, in an effort to build her confidence and self esteem.
6Name This Character
This character is an idol of Bob and Louise's. He is the older half of a father/daughter duo known as Hawk & Chick, and is spotted by Bob and Louise as they are at the farmer's market. After following him and inviting him to dinner, Bob and Louise discover that he is in town in an effort to reconnect with his daughter, who is now an adult, and has fallen out of touch with him. In the end, Bob and Louise further bond by organizing a film festival and reconnect the divided duo. What is this character's name?
7Name This Character
Who is the man on the left in this picture? He is a very regular character in the show, and is consistently interfering in the lives of the children for his own personal enjoyment or benefit. In contrast, he can also seem very invested in the value of his profession and the beneficial impact that it can have for the lives of children. Despite this, most of his work seems to be catered towards the advancement of himself, his school, and his philosophy on educating children.
8Name This Character
This character is loud and proud. He gets most of his enjoyment from playing the keyboard, eating, hanging out with his family, and making inappropriate jokes. In season six, episode seven, this character is one half of a very successful morning announcement show at the school.
9Name This Character
Who is this Bob's Burgers character voiced by Dan Mintz? She is the oldest Belcher child, and is stuck in an awkward phase between childhood and the teenage years, where her love for unicorns and horses collides with her desire for popularity and attraction from boys. She is extremely socially awkward and spends most of her time trying to impress her supreme crush, the son of her father's arch-nemesis, Jimmy Jr. She has a long, drawn out, trademark groan which generally signifies deep embarrassment or high levels of stress.
10Name This Character
Who is the boy on the left in this picture? He is a loud mouthed, but kind-hearted, troublemaker who is best friends with Jimmy Pesto Jr. and has a passion for wrestling. His devotion to Jimmy Jr. is seemingly unshakeable, and he regularly pushes his own interests aside in order to help his friend. In this picture, this character has, true to form, been caught breaking the rules and is being guided to the principals office by the hall monitor.
11Name This Character
Who is the Bob's Burgers character pictured here talking to Louise? She first appears in season four, episode two, titled "Fort Night", in which she becomes obsessed with emulating Louise. This obsession grows to the point where she runs for school president in order to outdo and overpower Louise. In season eight, the Belchers visit her home and discover that Millie's obsession with Louise is greater than they ever imagined, and that Millie has not only broken into Louise's bedroom but has also decorated her own room in a nearly identically fashion to Louise's.
12Name This Character
Who is the blonde haired girl on the right in this picture? She is voiced by John Roberts, who voices several other character including Linda Belcher. This character's first appearance is in season one, episode nine, titled "Spaghetti Western and Meatballs", in which she plays the third member of a conflict resolution group with Tina and Jimmy Pesto Jr., where Tina publicly announces her crush on Jimmy Jr.. She is best friends with Tammy Larson, and often treats Tina poorly as a result.
13Name This Character
Who is the character in this picture? She is a classmate of the Belcher kids at Wagstaff School and is the self proclaimed popular kid. She often bullies Tina, but also maintains an uneasy friendship with her, and demonstrates her ability to show kindness from time to time. She first appears in season eight, episode two, titled "Bad Tina", in which she is the new girl at school. In the picture above, this character is serving as anchor for the Wagstaff School News, a job which Tina coveted.
14Name This Character
Who is the boy on the far left in this picture? He first appeared in season two, episode twenty three, titled "Carpe Museum", in which he sneaks into the Amazon Room with Louise during a field trip to the Museum of Natural History. He also serves as a hall monitor partnered with Louise's sister, Tina, in the episode "Midday Run", in which he loses faith in Tina's integrity as a hall monitor. This character suffers from asthma, which appears as a regular source of conflict during the course of the show.
15Name This Character
Who is the eye-patch wearing man talking to Bob Belcher in this photo? This character is the Belcher's landlord, and the owner of many businesses and properties around town including the Wonder Wharf amusement park. He is one of the wealthiest residents in town, and maintains a mysterious and eccentric lifestyle with his younger brother. This character is dishonest and greedy: for instance, in episode thirteen of season one, he demonstrates to Bob that his entire amusement park is rigged and is scamming customers out of large amounts of money.
16Name This Character
Who is pictured here talking to the Belchers? This character is voiced by Ken Jeong and first appears in season two, episode six. In this episode, Bob's sister in law falls in love with him and Bob introduces her to the character in question in an attempt to cause the two to fall for one another. In season four, episode four, titled "My Big Fat Greek Bob", this character appears again and enters into a frathouse prank war with Bob.
17Name This Character
Who is the character hugging Tina? He is voiced by Aziz Ansari and is a classmate of the Belcher kids at Wagstaff School. He spends most of his free time playing video games, and first appears in season two, episode four, "Burgerboss", in which Bob becomes obsessed with beating Jimmy Pesto's score in a video game and takes on this character as a video game coach. In return, this character asks Bob to beat up another child who bullies him.
18Name This Character
Who is this Bob's Burgers character? He is a local handyman and plumber, and is the most regular customer of Bob's burger shop. This character first appears in the second episode of the first season, titled "Crawl Space". In this episode, Bob gets stuck in the crawl space in his walls and this character attempts to free him while Linda and the kids attempt to run the diner. Once Teddy manages to reach Bob, Bob tells him that he is stuck on purpose in order to avoid talking to Linda's parents.
19Name This Character
Who is this Bob's Burgers character standing with Louise? She first appears in the sixth episode of season one, titled "Sheese! Cab, Bob?", in which Bob takes on a night shift job as a cab driver in order to raise extra money to throw Tina a thirteenth birthday party. During this shift, Bob meets many new faces from the neighborhood, including this character, who later shows up at Tina's party and convinces her that, despite the fact that her party was a failure, it was not due to lack of trying on Bob's part.
20Name This Character
Who is this Bob's Burgers character? This character owns an art store called Reflections with his wife. He is very grumpy and often hinders or antagonizes Bob for seemingly no reason other than sheer grouchiness. He appears in 18 episodes in total, with his first appearance being in the episode "Art Crawl", in which Linda's sister hangs paintings of animal anuses in the restaurant as part of a town-wide art show, drawing disgust and criticism from this character and his wife.
21Name This Character
What is the name of this Bob's Burgers character? This character is British and has several pets including a parrot and a poodle named Snoodle. He first appears in season seven, episode ten, titled "There's No Business Like Mr. Business Business". In this episode, this character serves as a talent agent for Linda's sister's pet cat, Mr. Business. During the course of this episode, Tina develops an addiction to cat treats, which are sampled by many other characters throughout the show.
22Name This Character
What is the name of this Bob's Burgers character? This character first appears in season one, episode three, titled "Sacred Cow". In this episode, this character brings a live cow to Bob's Burgers and uses it as part of a documentary film about the cruelty of killing and eating cows. Bob is furious at first, but eventually develops a deep attachment to the animal. This character reappears is five more episodes of Bob's Burgers, generally in the production stage of another documentary.
23Name This Character
What is the name of this Bob's Burgers character? This character works as the janitor at Wagstaff school, and was President of his home country before being ousted in a coup. He first appears in season three, episode , titled "Broadcast Wagstaff School News". This character often helps the Belcher children to circumvent the school authorities and always takes the side of students over the administration. For instance, in "The Runway Club" episode, this character helps the students win a contest with Mr. Frond to end their detentions.
24Name This Character
Who is this character standing with the Belchers? This character appears in season six, episode six. In this episode, Bob makes friends with this character and decides to host a party at his home to become better friends. At this dinner party, Linda's sister decides to introduce the Belcher family to her new boyfriend, who turns out to be somebody who the Belchers already know - an adversary of one Belcher in particular. What is the name of this character?
25Name This Character
What is the name of this Bob's Burgers character? This character is a flight instructor who first appears in season four, episode three, titled "Seaplane". In this episode, this character teaches Linda how to fly after she is disappointed by Bob on date night. He turns out to be lewd, perverse, and aggressive towards Linda after they get stranded on an island. This character reveals that his business is actually a scheme to prey on lonely women, leading Linda to rebuke him.
26Name This Band
What is the name of Linda's high school band, shown here in this flashback? In season four, episode six, titled "Purple Rain-Union", Linda attempts to get her high school band back together at a high school reunion. Due to their embarrassment at the talent show in high school, the band is only allowed to play at the reunion as a last resort. Linda and her sister have a dispute over song choice, causing her sister to leave the band again.
27Name This Character
Who is this Bob's Burgers character? This character first appears in season two, episode two, "Bob Day Afternoon", in which he attempts to rob the bank across from Bob's Burgers. Bob is ordered to bring food to the bank as part of hostage negotiation procedures, and becomes friendly with this character while inside the bank, eventually helping him to survive his arrest. Later in the show, this character gets a job at Bob's Burgers, but is let go after digging a hole in the basement towards another bank.
28Name This Character
Who is the Bob's Burgers character on the bicycle with Tina in this picture? This character appears in season three, episode seventeen, titled "Two for Tina". In this episode, Tina asks her longtime crush to the school dance, but is asked to the dance by another boy shortly after. As Tina tries to decide between which boy to go to the dance with, she realizes that choosing is too difficult and attempts to choose both, making both boys lose interest.
29Name This Character
What is the name of this Bob's Burgers character shown here with his back to the screen? This character is a Capoeira instructor who opens a business next to Bob's diner. Tina signs up for Capoeira lessons and develops a large crush on this character, who takes her under his wing. Bob is challenged to a fight by this character and is embarrassed in front of the entire class. Later on, this character moves in with the Belchers for a short period after being evicted from his home.
30Name This Character
What is the name of this Bob's Burgers character? He is the son of Bob's arch-nemesis, and Tina's supreme crush. He has a deep passion for dancing, and is prone to breaking into spontaneous dance moves in order to emphasize a point or simply to display his talent. His first appearance is in season one, episode six, titled "Sheesh! Cab, Bob?". Throughout the course of the show, this character regularly begins to date Tina, only to forget about it a short time later.
31Name This Character
Who is this Bob's Burgers character sitting in Bob's diner? He is one of Bob's oldest childhood friends, who has become quite wealthy in recent years. He is mentioned before he appears in the show, but his first physical appearance is in season six, episode fifteen, titled "Pro Tiki/Con Tiki". In this episode, this character visits Bob's diner and proposes that he enters into partnership with Bob on the diner. Unfortunately for Bob, this investment comes with unwanted control over design ideas and marketing strategies.
32Name This Character
Who is the character sitting in the booth next to Linda in this picture? This character appears in three episodes of Bob's Burgers, beginning with season three, episode one, titled "Earsy Rider". She appears again in the same season in episode ten, in which she attends a mother/child bonding seminar which is also being attended by Linda and Louise. Her third appearance is in season five, episode ten, titled "Late Afternoon in the Garden of Bob and Louise". What is her name?
33Name This Character
Who is the character sitting next to Bob in this picture? This character is Linda's father. He first appears in the second episode of season one, titled "Crawl Space". He appears again in season three, episode eighteen, "It Snakes a Village". In this episode, the Belchers visit Linda's parents in Florida at their retirement community and discover that the town is populated by swingers. Linda's parents then face eviction from the community, outraging Linda. What is this character's name?
34Name This Character
Who is the character standing next to Bob in this picture? This character is a biker who first appears in season three, in an episode titled "Earsy Rider" in which a biker gang chooses Bob's diner as the location to mourn the death of their leader. After causing damage to Bob's restaurant, this character gives Bob a card which allows him to ask a favor of the gang, starting an ongoing relationship between the Belchers and the One Eyed Snakes Motorcycle Gang. This character then takes over the motorcycle gang. He later helps the Belcher kids build a go-kart in the episode "Speakeasy Rider".
35Name This Character
Who is the character beside Bob in this picture? He is one half of a health inspector duo, who first appear in the very first episode of Bob's Burgers. In this episode, Louise tells her class that her father uses human remains in his burgers during show and tell, drawing an investigation from the health authorities. During the course of the investigation, the inspectors suspect that the rumours about human flesh are true, causing the town people to turn against Bob.