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TV Episodes The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'  

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There are so many good episodes of Better Call Saul, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "Chicanery" the best, or is "Gloves Off" your favorite episode of Better Call Saul? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Better Call Saul are, let's rank every Better Call Saul episode from best to worst.

Starring Bob Odenkirk as Saul Goodman, Better Call Saul is a spinoff of Breaking Bad, as well as a prequel series that tells the story of James Morgan "Jimmy" McGill before he became Saul. Better Call Saul, which also airs on AMC, is set six years before Saul first appears on Breaking Bad. The series, which premiered on February 8, 2015, has been recognized by numerous awards organizations, especially for its writing. Better Call Saul also stars Jonathan Banks, Rhea Seehorn, and Michael McKean as Saul's older brother, Charles L. "Chuck" McGill, Jr.

Vote up your favorite episodes of Better Call Saul, 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 Better Call Saul episode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

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Chicanery is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 3 Episode 5: Kim and Jimmy face off with an unforgiving adversary; Jimmy looks to Chuck's past to secure his own future; and Jimmy loses one ally but gains another.

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Five-O is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 1 Episode 6: Mike's tragic past comes back to haunt him, and he's forced to seek help from an unusual source. Meanwhile, Jimmy's moral compass is put to the test.

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48 8
Lantern is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 3 Episode 10: In the Season 3 finale, Kim takes time off, while Jimmy tries to make amends; Nacho gambles with his future; and Hamlin pushes Chuck to make a decision.

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34 8
Pimento is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 1 Episode 9: Chuck urges Jimmy to accept a harsh truth. Meanwhile, a deal threatens to go off the rails when Mike's ability to complete a job is called into question.

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25 6
Nailed is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 2 Episode 9: Mike is methodical in his mission; and Chuck's capabilities are called into question. Meanwhile, Jimmy is suddenly faced with a very personal dilemma.

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Gloves Off is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 2 Episode 4: Jimmy actions unexpectedly create waves for Kim. Mike cautiously weighs a lucrative proposal that might bring about dire consequences. 

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23 9
Mijo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 1 Episode 2: As his troubles escalate to a boiling point, Jimmy finds himself in dire straits. Meanwhile, an act of carelessness puts Chuck at risk.

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Witness is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 3 Episode 2: Jimmy and Kim hire an assistant; Mike seeks out a mysterious acquaintance; and Chuck uses the law to gain an advantage over Jimmy.

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15 3
Sabrosito is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 3 Episode 4: Jimmy calls in a favor from Mike. Meanwhile, new complications disrupt the Salamancas' business; and Chuck and Jimmy struggle to compromise.

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19 7
Fall is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 3 Episode 9: Jimmy visits an old friend and takes up a new pastime; Chuck and Hamlin spar over the future of the firm; and Kim faces challenges at work.

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10 1
Kick is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 2 Episode 10: In the second-season finale, Jimmy is forced to make a hard choice; and Mike takes matters into his own hands. Elsewhere, Hamlin relays shocking news while Chuck's condition continues to evolve.

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9 2
Inflatable is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 2 Episode 7: Mike's growing frustration shows when his hand is forced. With Jimmy's help, he works to keep the peace. Jimmy boldly forges a new path forward.

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Rico is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 1 Episode 8: Jimmy shows Chuck that he's willing to do almost anything to win a case, even if it means getting his hands dirty.

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10 4
Hero is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 1 Episode 4: Jimmy conjures up a bold plan to solicit new clients, but has to face the consequences when the scheme strains his relationship with a rival firm.

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11 5
Nacho is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 1 Episode 3: Jimmy pulls out all the stops to prove that a dangerous client is innocent, even though it causes some friction with Kim.

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Uno is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 1 Episode 1: The opener of a prequel tracing the evolution of "Breaking Bad" lawyer Saul Goodman finds Jimmy McGill working his magic in the courtroom. Then, unexpected inspiration leads him to an unconventional pursuit of potential clients.

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13 7
Bingo is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 1 Episode 7: Jimmy meets with potential new clients. Then, when given the opportunity to do the right thing, he cashes in a favor from an unlikely ally.

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8 4
Amarillo is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 2 Episode 3: Jimmy's client outreach efforts thrive, and he exhibits new heights of showmanship. Mike is perplexed by daughter-in-law Stacey's troubling news.

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7 3
Slip is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 3 Episode 8: Jimmy is pushed to desperate measures; Nacho picks up a new skill; Mike explores an alliance; and Kim stands up to Hamlin.

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6 2
Sunk Costs is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 3 Episode 3: Jimmy decides to represent a new client, much to Kim's dismay. Meanwhile, Mike meets a formidable ally who presents an enticing offer.

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5 1
Off Brand is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 3 Episode 6: Jimmy embarks on a new endeavor. Meanwhile, Chuck pushes himself to the limit; and Nacho finds himself ensnared in a power struggle.

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5 1
Bali H'ai is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 2 Episode 6: Jimmy finds comfort in a familiar place. Kim receives a life-changing proposal. Mike is pushed to the limit when what he holds dearest is threatened.

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8 5
Cobbler is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 2 Episode 2: To keep a potentially messy situation from unraveling, Mike brokers a deal. Jimmy works to exonerate an eccentric client.  

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5 2
Expenses is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 3 Episode 7: Jimmy attempts to settle his debts; Nacho reunites with an old acquaintance; and Mike helps Stacey with a project and makes a meaningful connection.

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5 2
Fifi is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 2 Episode 8: Mike is determined to settle the score with a dangerous adversary. An unexpected opportunity to gain a competitive edge falls in Jimmy's lap.

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6 6
Marco is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 1 Episode 10: In the aftermath of recent events, Jimmy seizes the opportunity to reconnect with an old friend. Meanwhile, Chuck adjusts to a new way of life.

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5 5
Alpine Shepherd Boy is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 1 Episode 5: When his efforts to drum up new business are interrupted by alarming news, Jimmy is pressured to make a difficult choice.

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5 6
Rebecca is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 2 Episode 5: Jimmy becomes frustrated with his restrictive work environment. Kim pulls out all the stops to dig herself out of a seemingly bottomless hole at HHM.

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4 5
Mabel is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 3 Episode 1: Jimmy helps Chuck regain his confidence, but Chuck makes clear to his brother that he hasn’t forgiven Jimmy for his trespasses. After discovering an ominous note, Mike obsesses over the identity of a mysterious stranger who has been surveilling him. Kim and Jimmy clash over the boundaries of their shared workspace.

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Switch is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 2 Episode 1: Jimmy entertains a lucrative job offer. Mike decides it's for the best to sever his affiliation with an unrestrained associate. Jimmy and Kim's relationship takes a new turn when they share drinks with a stranger.

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Better Call Saul: A Look Back is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Episodes Of 'Better Call Saul'
Season 2 Episode 101: Take a quick look back at some of the best moments from Season One of Better Call Saul.