TV Episodes The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat  

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There are so many funny episodes of Fresh Off the Boat, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "Coming from America" the best, or is "Boy II Man" the funniest episode of Fresh Off the Boat? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Fresh Off the Boat are, let's rank every Fresh Off the Boat episode from best to worst.

Fresh Off the Boat is an American sitcom airing on ABC and starring Hudson Yang, Randall Park, and Constance Wu. Created by Nahnatchka Khan, the series is loosely inspired by the life of chef Eddie Huang. Fresh Off the Boat begins with the Huang family moving from Washington D.C. to Orlando, Florida, and dealing with the transition. Fresh Off the Boat has received awards and nominations from the Critics' Choice Television Awards, Gold Derby TV Awards, NAACP Image Awards, and Young Artist Awards.

Vote up your favorite episodes of Fresh Off the Boat, 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 Fresh Off the Boat 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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The Shunning is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
The Shunning Season 1 Episode 3: When the cul-de-sac plans a block party to celebrate NASCAR, Louis urges the family to use the event to make new friends (and promote Cattleman's Ranch Steakhouse).

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Breaking Chains is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Breaking Chains Season 3 Episode 2: Eddie shows Emery the ropes on his first day of middle school, revealing that he convinced the teachers and staff into believing fake Chinese customs that provide special privileges at school.

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Coming from America is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Coming from America Season 3 Episode 1: Louis flies the entire family to Taiwan in an effort to make things right with Gene.

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The Manchurian Dinner Date is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
The Manchurian Dinner Date Season 2 Episode 23: Eddie is excited for his mom to meet his girlfriend Alison, but worries she will not approve since she is not Chinese.

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WWJD: What Would Jessica Do? is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
WWJD: What Would Jessica Do? Season 3 Episode 6: Sundays are usually reserved for Jessica and Evan’s weekly Costco run, but Jessica is thrown for a loop when Evan decides to go to church instead.

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Pilot is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Pilot Season 1 Episode 1: It's 1995 and 11-year-old hip-hop loving Eddie Huang has just moved with his family from Chinatown in Washington D.C. to suburban Orlando. They quickly discover things are very different there. Orlando doesn't even have a Chinatown -- unless you count the

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Michael Chang Fever is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Michael Chang Fever Season 2 Episode 14: Louis and Jessica learn that Emery has great potential to be the next Chinese-American tennis super star.

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Clean Slate is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Clean Slate Season 3 Episode 11: On the eve of Chinese New Year, Jessica pushes the entire family to settle all debts, disputes and grudges to ensure good fortune for the coming year.

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Living While Eddie is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Living While Eddie Season 3 Episode 15: After her precious morning papaya goes missing and the dishwasher was used for its actual purpose rather than just a drying rack, Jessica automatically accuses Eddie as the culprit.

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Huangsgiving is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Huangsgiving Season 2 Episode 8: The Huangs are hosting Thanksgiving this year, and Jessica is determined to out-do her sister who has hosted in years past.

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Boy II Man is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Boy II Man Season 2 Episode 2: Nicole convinces Eddie to ditch piccolo and become her tutor, then ends up ditching him when she meets a new boy. Crushed, Eddie stops eating and listens to Boyz II Men's "End of the Road" on repeat.

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Success Perm is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Success Perm Season 1 Episode 4: Family rivalry spirals out of control when Jessica's sister, Connie, and her far more affluent husband come to visit.

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Doing It Right is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Doing It Right Season 2 Episode 17: Jessica gets into a tangle with another mom and worries that she is the reason why Evan was uninvited to his best friend�۪s birthday party.

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How to Be an American is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
How to Be an American Season 3 Episode 9: During Jessica’s U.S. citizenship interview, she reveals shocking details about her past that even Louis was not aware of. Meanwhile, Eddie, Emery and Evan have a day off from school and attempt to take the family minivan out for a joyride.

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Persistent Romeo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Persistent Romeo Season 1 Episode 5: Louis has to hire a professional instructor to give the restaurant staff a sexual harassment seminar after Jessica's attempts fall flat.

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The Masters is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
The Masters Season 3 Episode 20: Upon learning that Tiger Woods is half Thai, Louis and Jessica get inspired to groom Eddie and Evan into becoming the next great Asian golf prodigies.

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The Fall Ball is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
The Fall Ball Season 2 Episode 4: As Eddie's first school dance approaches, Louis is determined to make the night as perfect as a John Hughes film. Meanwhile, Jessica spends the day with Grandma Huang in hopes of getting on her good side so she will invest in her new business venture.

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Fajita Man is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Fajita Man Season 1 Episode 6: Eddie is so desperate for a new video game named after his idol, Shaq, he goes to work at the restaurant.

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Good Morning Orlando is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Good Morning Orlando Season 2 Episode 6: Louis goes on a local morning talk show to promote Cattleman's Ranch and fears he humiliated himself and poorly represented his culture.

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Where Are the Giggles? is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Where Are the Giggles? Season 3 Episode 8: While the Huangs are out at the movies, Evan is accidentally left home alone, and Jessica vows to make it up to him. Meanwhile, Marvin takes a spill and is visited by Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future.

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Driving Miss Jenny is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Driving Miss Jenny Season 3 Episode 19: Louis worries that Grandma’s new motorized wheelchair gives her too much freedom, so he makes it a point to keep a close eye on her. However, he quickly learns that his constant hovering is cramping her style.

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Citizen Jessica is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Citizen Jessica Season 3 Episode 4: As Louis and the Cattleman’s Ranch staff prepare to serve as a polling place for the 1996 election, Jessica suspects that one of the restaurant employees may be an undocumented immigrant.

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The Taming of the Dads is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
The Taming of the Dads Season 3 Episode 7: To celebrate their one-year anniversary, Eddie reluctantly agrees to take Alison to the see a modern remake of Romeo and Juliet.

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Phil's Phaves is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Phil's Phaves Season 2 Episode 13: Louis discovers that Cattleman's Ranch has been given a poor grade on a restaurant review website called "Phil's Phaves," and petitions the reviewer for another chance, but is dismayed to learn that "Phil" is Eddie's nemesis, Phillip Goldstein.

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Year of the Rat is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Year of the Rat Season 2 Episode 11: The Huangs are getting everything in order to celebrate Chinese New Year with their family in Washington, D.C.

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It's a Plastic Pumpkin, Lo... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
It's a Plastic Pumpkin, Louis Huang Season 4 Episode 4: On Halloween, Louis is disappointed that Evan doesn’t take his childish delight in the holiday; Eddie and the gang plot to crash a cool older girl’s party.

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Very Superstitious is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Very Superstitious Season 1 Episode 11: Jessica's superstitions get the best of her when she sells a house with the address 44 West 44th Street - the number 4 being bad luck in Chinese culture.

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Gabby Goose is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Gabby Goose Season 3 Episode 16: The Huangs host couples game night, and Jessica’s ultra-competitive nature is on full display.

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The Real Santa is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
The Real Santa Season 2 Episode 10: Jessica loves the holidays, but feels that Santa could use some improvements.

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Week in Review is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Week in Review Season 2 Episode 18: There�۪s no question that Louis and Jessica make a great team.

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Showdown at the Golden Saddle is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Showdown at the Golden Saddle Season 1 Episode 7: Things are looking up for the Huangs when Louis gets the restaurant a billboard in a prime spot in Orlando. They even get an invite to the country club.

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This Isn't Us is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
This Isn't Us Season 3 Episode 23: Louis and Jessica make big changes to provide a better life for their family. Yet these changes come with their own set of challenges and possibly a few regrets.

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No Thanks-Giving is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
No Thanks-Giving Season 3 Episode 5: Louis and Jessica decide to open Cattleman’s Ranch on Thanksgiving Day, inspiring Emery and Evan to take heed of the restaurant business and perhaps inherit the family legacy someday.

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Gotta Be Me is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Gotta Be Me Season 2 Episode 22: Louis helps Emery become the cool kid at school and Jessica chaperones Eddie's field trip to Colonial Floridatowne, proving that she can be a fun mom.

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The Big 1 - 2 is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
The Big 1 - 2 Season 2 Episode 7: It's Eddie's 12th birthday and instead of celebrating with his family, he plans his own birthday party with his friends at the mall.

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Louisween is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Louisween Season 3 Episode 3: It’s Louis’ favorite holiday, and he makes every attempt to scare Jessica into the Halloween spirit.

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Neighbors with Attitude is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Neighbors with Attitude Season 3 Episode 13: Jessica is disappointed to learn that she is excluded from the Neighborhood Watch, because she has a reputation of not being a team player.

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League of Her Own, A is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
League of Her Own, A Season 4 Episode 6: Nicole struggles to be honest with Marvin, while Jessica and Louis go head-to-head in a softball tournament.

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The Vouch is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
The Vouch Season 4 Episode 8: Jessica finishes her first horror novel and Louis doesn't have the heart to tell her it's horrible.

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The Flush is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
The Flush Season 3 Episode 17: Louis excitedly plans a guys’ weekend for he and Eddie, but is disappointed when he invites his buddies over for a sleepover instead.

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Blind Spot is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Blind Spot Season 1 Episode 10: Jessica's college boyfriend, Oscar Chow, comes to visit.

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Miracle On Dead Street is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Miracle On Dead Street Season 2 Episode 5: It's the Huangs' first Halloween in the suburbs and Louis is determined to turn their "dead" street into a prime destination for trick-or-treaters.

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Home Sweet Home-School is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Home Sweet Home-School Season 1 Episode 2: Louis and Jessica clash over how to raise the kids and how to run the restaurant. When the boys get straight A's in school, Jessica decides that their school must be too easy and takes it upon herself to give them more homework and tutor them after class

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License to Sell is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
License to Sell Season 1 Episode 9: Jessica puts off taking the exam for her real estate license because she fears she isn't good enough to compete with Orlando's top realtor.

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Phillip Goldstein is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Phillip Goldstein Season 1 Episode 8: Eddie tries to befriend the only other Chinese kid in school, but he's in for a letdown after he finds out that they have nothing in common; Louis feels betrayed when Mitch accepts a job at the rival Golden Saddle.

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Love and Loopholes is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Love and Loopholes Season 2 Episode 12: Honey and Marvin babysit the boys so Jessica and Louis can enjoy a Valentine's Day evening out.

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First Day is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
First Day Season 4 Episode 2: Eddie goes out for the high school football team, and Louis battles changes at the steakhouse.

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Keep 'em Separated is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Keep 'em Separated Season 2 Episode 15: Louis keeps crashing Jessica�۪s girl time with Honey, so she encourages him to make some friends of his own.

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Sisters Without Subtext is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Sisters Without Subtext Season 3 Episode 12: Jessica is thrilled that her sister Connie is finally taking the opportunity to go to college.

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Dribbling Tiger, Bounce Pass D... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat
Dribbling Tiger, Bounce Pass Dragon Season 1 Episode 12: Louis and Jessica get pressured into volunteering at the kids' schools because of budget cuts.