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 downvote 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
Chicanery 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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Lantern is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Lantern 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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Five-O is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Five-O 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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Pimento is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Pimento 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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Nailed is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Nailed 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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Mijo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Mijo 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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Gloves Off is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Gloves Off 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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Uno is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Uno 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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Fall is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Fall 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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Rico is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Rico 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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Bingo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Bingo 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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Nacho is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Nacho 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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Witness is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Witness 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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Hero is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Hero 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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Sabrosito is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Sabrosito 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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Kick is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Kick 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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Inflatable is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Inflatable 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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Cobbler is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Cobbler 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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Amarillo is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Amarillo 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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Slip is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Slip 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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Off Brand is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Off Brand 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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Sunk Costs is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Sunk Costs 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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Bali H'ai is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Bali H'ai 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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Rebecca is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Rebecca 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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Marco is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Marco 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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Expenses is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Expenses 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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Alpine Shepherd Boy is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Alpine Shepherd Boy 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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Mabel is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Mabel 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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Fifi is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Fifi 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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Better Call Saul: A Look Back is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Better Call Saul: A Look Back Season 2 Episode 101: Take a quick look back at some of the best moments from Season One of Better Call Saul.  

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Switch is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Episodes of Better Call Saul
Switch 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.