Alice Season 5
S05 E01Nov 3, 1980
Mel and the Green Machine Nov 3, 1980 An automated bank teller accidentally spews out $24,675 to an astonished but delighted Mel.
S05 E02Nov 10, 1980
Dog Day Evening Nov 10, 1980 After his safe is stolen, Mel rents the services of two very efficient guard dogs.
S05 E03Nov 17, 1980
Vegas (1) Nov 17, 1980 Robert Goulet makes an appearance when Vera wins a free trip to Las Vegas and Alice, Mel and Belle tag along to try their luck.
S05 E04Nov 17, 1980
Vegas (2) Nov 17, 1980 Mel may get his diner back if Belle can get Robert Goulet to perform for a Las Vegas casino owner but when it seems she can't get him, Alice steps in and impersonates him.
S05 E05Nov 24, 1980
Vera's Aunt Agatha Nov 24, 1980 Vera's Aunt Agatha, a freewheeling sexagenarian, makes a pit stop in Phoenix while motorcycling to Mexico. This prompts Vera to make a life altering decision, whether or not to ride off into the sunset with her aunt.
S05 E06Dec 1, 1980
Tommy's T.K.O. Dec 1, 1980 Against Alce's expressed wishes, Mel secretly teaches Tommy how to take care of a school bully.
S05 E07Dec 8, 1980
The New Improved Mel Dec 8, 1980 The sparsely attended funeral of a buddy persuade Mel to become Mr. Nice Guy and ensure a decent turnout at his own burial.
S05 E08Dec 22, 1980
Carrie Sings the Blues Dec 22, 1980 Mel's mother is singing the blues because her husband of six months has just left her.
S05 E09Jan 5, 1981
Henry's Bitter Half Jan 5, 1981 Henry's convinced that his wife of 20 years is suddenly being nice because she's having an affair, so he tells her he's having one too, with Alice.
S05 E10Jan 12, 1981
Alice Locks Belle Out Jan 12, 1981 As the new manager of her apartment building, Alice has the unenviable task of locking out a delinquent fellow tenant, Belle.
S05 E11Jan 19, 1981
Vera Goes Out On a Limb Jan 19, 1981 Vera goes out on a limb to save a century old tree in front of the diner from being cut down for a road-widening project.
S05 E12Feb 2, 1981
The Jerry Reed Fish Story Feb 2, 1981 The waitresses cut up a huge fish they find in the refrigerator, unaware that singer Jerry Reed had left it there until he could have it stuffed.
S05 E13Feb 9, 1981
Bye Bye, Birdie Feb 9, 1981 Mel gets into a nose-to-beak yelling match with Vera's new pet parrot.
S05 E14Feb 16, 1981
Alice's Son, the Drop-out Feb 16, 1981 Tommy is cutting classes to pursue a singing career and his first job is singing at a juice saloon.
S05 E15Feb 23, 1981
Carrie Chickens Out Feb 23, 1981 During a visit, Carrie plans to help out at the diner and cook but a fed up Mel kicks her out and she goes to work for a competitor.
S05 E16Mar 9, 1981
Macho, Macho Mel Mar 9, 1981 When, Mel recounts the story of the little old lady who mugged him, the old lady becomes four thugs.
S05 E17Mar 16, 1981
The Great Escape Mar 16, 1981 A trucker chooses Mel's Diner as the place to tell her amorous driving partner to hit the road.
S05 E18Mar 30, 1981
Alice Strikes Up the Band Mar 30, 1981 Alice thinks she has found her main chance when she lands a gig singing at a big banquet with a 1940's theme and an influential audience of restaurant owners.
S05 E19Apr 6, 1981
Who's Kissing the Great Chef of Phoenix? Apr 6, 1981 Mel suddenly takes a romantic interest in Vera, who doesn't realize it's just a ploy to make his girlfriend, Marie, jealous.
S05 E20May 4, 1981
Baby Makes Five May 4, 1981 Vera refuses to give up the baby girl someone left in her pile of wash at the laundromat.