The Best 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' Episodes

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Vote for your favorite Curb Your Enthusiasm episodes, no matter how popular they are.

With all the good episodes of Curb Your Enthusiasm that exist, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the best Curb Your Enthusiasm episodes of all time are. Fans of Curb Your Enthusiasm are very passionate about the show, and there are often debates over which episodes are the greatest. Do you like "Palestinian Chicken" the best, or is "Beloved Aunt" your favorite episode of Curb Your Enthusiasm? That's why this list of Curb Your Enthusiasm episodes exists - so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episodes are.

Curb Your Enthusiasm follows the ups and downs of the life and times of Larry David, who plays a fictionalized version of himself. The show was developed from a one-hour special David had done with HBO in 1999. Curb Your Enthusiasm premiered on HBO on October 15, 2000. After the eight season ended in 2011 the series went on a hiatus of six years, returning with a ninth season in 2017 and a tenth in 2020.

Vote up your favorite episodes of Curb Your Enthusiasm, and vote down any bad episodes that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you love the series as a whole. It can be painful to put one Curb Your Enthusiasm episode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

 What is the best Curb Your Enthusiasm episode of all time? Look below and find out.

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  •  The Ugly Section

    The Ugly Section

    Season 10, Episode 8

    Larry attempts to capitalize on a friend’s unexpected death and takes issue with a pattern of discrimination at a trendy restaurant. Later, Larry offers his dermatologist’s son a job and Richard has a suspiciously good day on the golf course.

  • Season 6, Episode 3

    Marty Funkhouser is outraged when flowers from his mother's memorial are stolen; Larry complains about "sample abusers" in stores; Jeff and Susie find knowing Larry to be a liability when trying to ...more
  • Season 6, Episode 2

    It's moving day for both the Blacks and the Davids; Larry's prized Joe Pepitone jersey is lost at the dry cleaners; Larry's irked at Ted Danson's anonymous donation; Cheryl is grossed out by a semen ...more
  • The Accidental Text on Purpose

    The Accidental Text on Purpose

    Season 9, Episode 6

    Larry invents an ingenious ploy for getting his friends out of relationship jams. Larry upsets Funkhouser's new girlfriend.

  • Season 7, Episode 7

    Larry has bad luck on the same golf hole twice.
  • Season 4, Episode 6

    To get to a Dodgers game, Larry finds a creative way to use the HOV lane. Then, he finds himself in a bit of trouble when he gets his father medicinal marijuana.
  • Season 3, Episode 10

    Larry figures out a way to fire a chef, and alienate an important restaurant critic, in the days before his new restaurant is scheduled to open. As Susie stews over a misunderstanding with Larry and ...more


                The Spite Store

    The Spite Store

    Season 10, Episode 10

    Larry runs into an unwelcome familiar face, seeks a second opinion on his knee injury and causes a rift between expectant parents.

  • Season 6, Episode 5

    Larry is unrattled by a book about freaks and a bad chauffeur.
  • The Accidental Text on Purpose

    The Accidental Text on Purpose

  • Season 7, Episode 9

    Larry is miffed at both Marty Funkhouser's sudden presence on set during the Seinfeld reunion's table read and text messages from the nine-year-old daughter of a co-worker. Leon poses as a dead ...more
  • Season 4, Episode 8

    The purschasing of a video endangers Larry's relationship with his secretary, Antoinette, and almost kills Jeff and Susie's best friend. Cheryl gets medical advice from an unorthodox source.
  • Season 6, Episode 4

    Larry regrets getting Cha-Cha a job in his building when she monitors his bathroom habits, and runs into further problems with her when he has to make phone calls 'lefty'; the Blacks and Larry are ...more
  • Happy New Year

    Happy New Year

    Season 10, Episode 1

    Larry makes a new enemy and gets into hot water at a cocktail party.

  • Season 3, Episode 6

    Larry's mother dies while he's shooting a film in New York City, but he doesn't find out until he returns to Los Angeles two days after the funeral. Once he's past the initial shock, Larry uses his ...more
  • Season 2, Episode 3

    When Larry and Cheryl attend the premiere of a movie written by a handicapped friend, Cliff Cobb, Larry offends a Jewish neighbor, alienates Cliff (as well as the memory of his salad-inventing ...more
  • Season 8, Episode 3

    A Palestinian chicken restaurant is incredibly popular with Larry and his friends despite its open hostility towards Jews and Israel. Meanwhile, Larry's approached to inform people that their habits ...more
  • Season 3, Episode 9

    Larry proves himself an unskilled Christmas tipper, while both Larry and Jeff prove incompetent at creating believable alibis for the messes they get in. After offending his housekeeper, Larry makes ...more
  • The Doll

    Season 2, Episode 7

    At the screening of a miniseries, the young daughter of a TV executive asks Larry to cut the hair off a beloved doll. When he complies, she becomes very upset. To remedy the situation, Larry and Jeff ...more
  • Season 5, Episode 3

    A undergarment purchase for his housekeeper lands Larry in hot water, while his father-in-law's fondness for The Passion of the Christ comes in handy more than once.
  • You're Not Going to Get Me to Say Anything Bad About Mickey

    You're Not Going to Get Me to Say Anything Bad About Mickey

    Season 10, Episode 4

    Larry brings an impromptu date to a destination wedding.

  • Season 7, Episode 1

    Larry attempts a pre-emptive breakup with an ailing Loretta, and learns with Jeff that you can’t make an “empty gesture” to a Funkhouser.
  • Season 6, Episode 8

    Larry accidentally offends Lorreta's Auntie Rae and takes advantage of Jeff's hospitalization.
  • Season 8, Episode 9

    An ice cream truck triggers a painful childhood memory for Larry.
  • Season 4, Episode 5

    A bag of cashews and rasins threatens Larry's working relationship with David Schwimmer; a dirty locker and a golf club threatens his club membership; Larry gets into a compromising situation with a ...more