Not to be confused with Scooter.
Hey! What do you got against the melons?
— Sandals, "Doing Time"

Sandals[3][4][5][6] (Incidental 156)[7][8] is a background fish who first appears in the episode "Patty Hype."


He is an olive-green-colored fish with dark yellow-orange lips, light olive-green fins, and has dark olive-green spots on the side of his head. He wears purple shorts with white flowers and light blue sandals.

Role in series

"Patty Hype"

He scolds Mr. Krabs for accidently bumping into him at the end of the Pretty Patty line.

"Christmas Who?"

He is seen in the crowd near Squidward's house wanting presents from Santa Claus.

"The Smoking Peanut"

He tells everyone at the Oyster Stadium to toss peanuts at Patrick.

"Graveyard Shift"

Asked by Squidward to hit him in the head with a baseball bat.

"Squid on Strike"

He sees SpongeBob's "Krusty Krab Funfair" sign and claims that he wants to go to the funfair. SpongeBob tells him the funfair is at the Krusty Krab and Sandals then leads a crowd of fish into the Krusty Krab. He is also later seen during Squidward's protest speech where Incidental 65 claim that all the support talk from the speech is making him hungry causing Sandals to lead the crowd into the Krusty Krab once again.

"SpongeGuard on Duty"

He appears at Goo Lagoon with Scooter and Incidental 37A.

"Party Pooper Pants"

He appears at SpongeBob's house party where he is seen eating cake but SpongeBob sucks it out with a vacuum due to cake being served at a different scheduled time. He also accidently sucks out Sandals' breakfast as well.

"Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy V"

He is spotted at Make-Out Reef, kissing a pillow.

"Doing Time"

He appears as a watermelon vendor where SpongeBob and Mrs. Puff bash right through. He then asks them what they have against the melons.


He asks for coral bits at the Krusty Krab and his order gives Mr. Krabs his one-millionth dollar. Mr. Krabs then tells him, and all the other customers to get out.

"The Sponge Who Could Fly"

He claims that he dreamed of becoming a piano player but he doesn't have the fingers to play one.

"Squid Wood"

He appears at the Krusty Krab with Incidental 7 where they constantly became unamused by Squidward and entertained by Mini Squidward.

"Blackened Sponge"

He is seen at the Krusty Krab with Incidental 105 where he gets disturbed by SpongeBob's black eye.

"Stuck in the Wringer

He tells SpongeBob that it is not his body, but it is his heart that matters and that he deserves to be stuck in his wringer.

"The Incredible Shrinking Sponge"

SpongeBob cleans out his teeth while shrunken.

"The Grill is Gone"

He is seen at the Krusty Krab with a potbelly and gets turned into a skeleton after SpongeBob vacuums him up.

"SpongeBob's Big Birthday Blowout"

He appears at SpongeBob's birthday party at Plankton's torture area with Fred.

Other roles

The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie

He calls SpongeBob a wizard after all the Bikini Bottomites are freed from Plankton's mind-control Chum Bucket Bucket Helmets.

The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water

He appears during the war between the Krusty Krab and Plankton where he has pickle slices and fries rain down on him. He then gets crushed by Plankton's tank.

SpongeBob SquarePants 4-D: Ride

He plays a vital role as the customer that SpongeBob must rescue a pickle for in order to complete his order for a Krabby Patty.


  • He is very picky about what he eats, as seen in the episode "Clams."
  • He is allergic to pickles and will swell up and explode if he eats them.[9] Despite that, he does not mind raining pickles in The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water.
  • In the episode "The Smoking Peanut," he has a Cockney-British accent.
  • The shorts that he wears are similar to Patrick's shorts since they both have Hawaiian flowers on them. The only difference is size and color. They are the same shorts like the ones that Incidental 13 wears.
  • His shorts and tail fin are similar to Scooter's, but their other features and overall appearances are distinct from each other.
  • He has been voiced by three different English-language voice actors throughout the series: Dee Bradley BakerTom Kenny, and Mark Fite.
  • He, Fred, Old Man Walker, and Scooter are currently the only incidentals with confirmed names.


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