Encyclopedia SpongeBobia
Encyclopedia SpongeBobia
Not to be confused with Bank of Bikini Bottom Bank.

First Nautical Bank is a bank located in Downtown Bikini Bottom. It first appears in the episode "Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy III."


It resembles a large wooden barrel and has two large glass doors at the front of the barrel, as well as two windows on the left side.

Role in series

"Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy III"

Man Ray attempts to rob the bank. However, due to the feeling of tickling still not having left him, he decides instead to open a checking account.

"Doing Time"

In order to free Mrs. Puff from jail, SpongeBob and Patrick attempt to get in jail first. To do so, SpongeBob goes up to the bank counter, wearing a sock over his head, commanding the bank teller, Incidental 41, to put the money in his bag.

"Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy V"

The Dirty Bubble is shown capturing the bank in a Bikini Bottom News report.

"Missing Identity"

SpongeBob imagines First Nautical Bank being robbed by a robber who is wearing his identity.

"Truth or Square"

During the song "Oh, Krusty Krab," orange Incidental 118 is seen chasing a robber near First Nautical Bank.

"Mermaid Man Begins"

In a flashback, a robber is seen robbing this bank, only for him to be defeated by Flashback Mermaid Man, whom is thanked by the banker at the end of the process.

"Mermaid Pants"

Mr. Krabs and Squidward pretend to rob First Nautical Bank, only for the two to be beaten up by the bank security guard due to his ruIe against people pretending to rob his bank.

"Spin the Bottle"

Plankton goes to this bank and asks them to withdraw all his money from his account. He later brings a stack of money to the Krusty Krab.

"Swamp Mates"

Bubble Bass witnesses Man Ray rob First Nautical Bank in his airplane as the security guard announces his theft. As punishment, Bubble Bass lands out of the plane and squishes Man Ray with his buttocks to stop him.

"Karen's Baby"

Plankton and Karen spy on First NauticaI Bank to watch their son Chip, who has recently graduated and become a cash dispenser.

Battle for Bikini Bottom/Battle for Bikini Bottom - Rehydrated

It is seen in the background during the "Downtown Bikini Bottom" level.

The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie video game

It can be passed by in the level "Sandwich Driving 101."

Nicktoons Nitro

It is one of the locations that can be passed by in Downtown Bikini Bottom.