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List of the best Family Guy episodes, as determined by voters like you. With all the amazing episodes of the show that exist, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Family Guy episodes of all time are. Fans will also enjoy hilarious pictures of real people who look like Family Guy characters and disturbingly dark Family Guy jokes. The first three seasons of MacFarlane's hit cartoon are so classic, but many believe the show hit its stride in seasons 4-7. Fans of Family Guy are very passionate about the show, and there are often debates over which episodes are the greatest. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the funniest Family Guy episode of all time is. Considers this your definitive guide to the best Family Guy episodes featuring the greatest moments from characters like Peter, Stewie, Brian, Lois, Chris, and that other girl. 

If you're wondering what the top 10 Family Guy episodes are, this list shows you guys the answer! 

List features the Stars Wars specials like "Blue Harvest," and "It's a Trap!" and some funny new Family Guy episodes like "The Simpsons Guy" where the Griffins finally meet the residents of Springfield in an epic crossover. What is the best Family Guy episode of all time? What episodes really grind your gears? List features almost every Family Guy episode, but some of the newest ones might be missing if you want to add them. Including good episodes, highest reviewed episodes, the rudest episodes, top rated episodes, and more, this list has it all. 

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Road to the Multiverse is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Road to the Multiverse With the help of an out-of-this-world remote control, Stewie and Brian travel through alternate universes, including a post-apocalyptic world and a parallel world run by dogs where humans are

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Back to the Pilot is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Back to the Pilot "Road to the Pilot is the fifth episode of the tenth season of the animated comedy series Family Guy. The episode originally aired on Fox in the United States on November 13, 2011. In ...more

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And Then There Were Fewer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
And Then There Were Fewer In this murder mystery special, The Griffins as well as all the other major characters become trapped in a mansion while they are killed off one by one.

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Petarded is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Petarded After winning a game of Trivial Pursuit, Peter is convinced he is a genius. To prove Peter wrong, Brian suggests he take a test of the MacArthur Genius Grant. The test results say that Peter is ...more

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PTV is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
PTV After a “wardrobe malfunction” occurs during a live broadcast, the FCC begins to censor all of Peter’s favorite shows. As a result, Peter creates his own station, PTV, which broadcasts from the ...more

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Stewie Kills Lois is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Stewie Kills Lois Lois and Peter sail off on a cruise. Jealous that he was left behind, Stewie's matricidal tendencies are rekindled. When Brian challenges him to actually do it, Stewie carries out his diabolical

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McStroke is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
McStroke Peter decides to grow a mustache, and after being mistaken for a fireman, ends up lending a hand when a fire breaks out at a local fast food restaurant. The owner gives him unlimited burgers as ...more

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Lois Kills Stewie is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Lois Kills Stewie Presumed dead, Lois returns from the wilderness and names Stewie as her killer. On the look out for Stewie, Joe leads a manhunt around Quahog. Determined to take over the world again, Stewie ...more

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12 and a Half Angry Men is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
12 and a Half Angry Men "12 and a Half Angry Men" is the sixteenth episode of the eleventh season and the 204th overall episode of the animated comedy series Family Guy. It aired on Fox in the United States ...more

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Brian & Stewie is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Brian & Stewie In the 150th episode, Brian & Stewie get locked in a bank vault, they are forced to deal with each other on a whole new level. Unlike any other FAMILY GUY episode, the acts will play out in ...more

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Road to Rhode Island is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Road to Rhode Island "Road to Rhode Island" is the 13th episode of the second season and the first episode of the 'Road To...' series of the American animated television series Family Guy. It originally ...more

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Blue Harvest is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Blue Harvest Peter retells the story of Star Wars in this hour-long episode of Family Guy. When Princess Leia is captured by the evil Darth Vader the droids C-3PO and R2-D2 escape to the planet Tatooine to ...more

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Untitled Griffin Family Histor... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Untitled Griffin Family History "The Griffin Family History" is the 27th episode of the fourth season of the animated comedy series Family Guy. It originally aired on Fox in the United States on May 14, 2006. The ...more

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Family Gay is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Family Gay Peter is injected with the gay gene as part of a scientific experiment to determine whether or not homosexuality is a learned trait or something that people are born with. He ends up in a gay ...more

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Road to Europe is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Road to Europe Stewie is addicted to the British hot children's show "Jolly Farm Review" based on Mother Maggie, a benevolent figure who looks after kids on a farm. Brian makes fun of Stewie for ...more

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To Live and Die in Dixie is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
To Live and Die in Dixie Chris chooses a robber out of a lineup, but after Peter accidentally tells the robber where the family lives, the Griffins are placed in the witness protection program. They are sent to the Deep ...more

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Death Is a Bitch is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Death Is a Bitch When Peter tries to get out of paying a doctors bill by faking his own death, he is visited by Death himself, who wants to take Peter away. After Death twists his ankle while chasing Peter, ...more

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Da Boom is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Da Boom "Da Boom" is the third episode of the second season of the animated comedy series Family Guy and the tenth episode of the series. It originally aired on Fox in the United States on ...more

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Meet the Quagmires is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Meet the Quagmires Death grants Peter's wish to go back in time to 1984 when he was 18, but only for one night. He ends up bailing on a date with Lois to hang out with a movie actress. When he returns to the ...more

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Petergeist is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Petergeist Peter wants to top Joe, who just built a new home theater system, so he starts to build a multiplex in his backyard. In doing so, he discovers an Indian burial ground. He finds an Indian chief's ...more

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Saving Private Brian is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Saving Private Brian Chris is approached to join the military. Brian goes to the recruiting headquarters to voice his opinion, when Stewie signs himself and Brian up for the military. They pass Boot Camp and are ...more

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I Dream of Jesus is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
I Dream of Jesus When Peter re-discovers his love for the painfully annoying yet seductively catchy tune "Surfin' Bird," Brian and Stewie decide to take matters into their own hands to ensure that the ...more

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Something, Something, Somethin... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Something, Something, Something, Dark Side Peter makes good on another power outage at home--by entertaining his family with a retelling of Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back. Newcomers to the story include Mort as Lando ...more

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Patriot Games is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Patriot Games At his high school reunion, Peter tries to impress his fellow classmates. When Peter, heading for the bathroom, charges through the crowd of people, impresses quarterback Tom Brady, who offers ...more

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Road to the North Pole is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Road to the North Pole Stewie’s favorite thing after his teddy bear, Rupert, is Christmas. So when he hears that Santa is making an appearance at the mall, he begs Brian to take him so that he can tell Santa in person ...more

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Road to Rupert is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Road to Rupert "Road to Rupert" is the ninth episode of the fifth season of Family Guy. The episode follows Brian after he inadvertently sells Stewie's teddy bear, Rupert, during a yard sale. In an ...more

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Road to Germany is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
michael-wright added Road to Germany Mort Goldman accidentally steps into Stewie's time machine and goes back in time to 1939 Poland, and Brian and Stewie follow to retrieve him. When they find him, the Nazis invade and Mort is ...more

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Family Guy Viewer Mail 1 is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Family Guy Viewer Mail 1 "Family Guy Viewer Mail #1" is the 21st episode of the third season of Family Guy, first aired on February 14, 2002. The episode consists of three segments, each said by Brian and ...more

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E. Peterbus Unum is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
E. Peterbus Unum "E. Peterbus Unum" is the 18th episode from the second season of the FOX animated series Family Guy. It first aired on July 12, 2000. The episode involved main character Peter Griffin ...more

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The Big Bang Theory is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
The Big Bang Theory Stewie and Brian go back in time to stop Bertram from killing Leonardo da Vinci

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The Simpsons Guy is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Chris Abraham added The Simpsons Guy

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The Thin White Line is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
The Thin White Line "The Thin White Line" is the first episode of the third season of the animated comedy series Family Guy. This episode was originally produced for season 2. It originally aired on Fox ...more

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Emission Impossible is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Emission Impossible Peter goes with Lois to visit her sister Carole, who is now pregnant, but alone since her husband walked out on her. Carole goes into labor and Peter helps deliver the baby. Caught up in the ...more

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Hell Comes to Quahog is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Hell Comes to Quahog After Peter uses Meg's money to buy himself a tank, she gets a job at the new Superstore in town. However, the Superstore puts all the shops in town out of business and sucks up the city's power ...more

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The Courtship of Stewie's Fath... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
The Courtship of Stewie's Father Lois thinks Stewie is trying to kill her due to his lack of quality time with his father, so she orders Peter to spend more time with Stewie. Meanwhile Chris starts a friendship with Herbert.

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It's a Trap! is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
It's a Trap! In this spectacular and offensively uproarious final chapter, Luke Skywalker (Chris) and Princess Leia (Lois) must travel to Tatooine to free Han Solo (Peter) by infiltrating the wretched ...more

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Three Kings is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Three Kings Peter imagines his friends and family in three of Stephen King's most famous works. Stand by Me parody - Twelve-year old Peter, Quagmire, Cleveland and Joe travel along a railroad track on a ...more

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Trading Places is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Trading Places "Trading Places" is the 13th episode of the ninth season of the animated comedy series Family Guy. It originally aired on Fox in the United States on March 20, 2011. The episode ...more

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Airport '07 is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Airport '07 Quagmire takes Peter to work but Peter messes things up, causing Quagmire to lose his job as a pilot. After not being able find another job, Peter and Cleveland make plans to help him get his ...more

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Baby Not On Board is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Baby Not On Board Peter gets a lasting supply of gasoline for the year, so the family decides to use it to take a road trip to the Grand Canyon. They pack up and hit the road, but it takes them a while to realize ...more

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Fast Times at Buddy Cianci Jr.... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Fast Times at Buddy Cianci Jr. High Brian becomes a substitute teacher at Chris' school after his teacher wins the lottery. When Brian is moved to teach a class of troubled kids, Chris falls in love with his new teacher, Mrs. ...more

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The Fat Guy Strangler is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Michael_Jay84 added The Fat Guy Strangler "The Fat Guy Strangler" is the 17th episode of season four of Family Guy, which originally aired on November 27, 2005. Lois discovers she has a long-lost brother, Patrick, who was ...more

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He's Too Sexy for His Fat is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
He's Too Sexy for His Fat Due to Brian's embarrassing flea problem, the Griffin's move into a hotel while the house if fumigated. Lois and Peter soon discover that Chris has been skipping gym class because he's ...more

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Wasted Talent is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Wasted Talent "Wasted Talent" is the 20th episode of the second season of the American animated television series Family Guy. This episode marks the first time that Chris Griffin has had no speaking ...more

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Quagmire's Dad is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Quagmire's Dad Quagmire can accept his dad's lifestyle choices, but not when they involve Brian.

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Barely Legal is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Barely Legal Meg can't find a date to her junior prom, and even though he is dating Jillian, Brian ends up going with Meg. At the prom, Brian gets drunk to make the night pass, but ends up making out with ...more

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No Meals on Wheels is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
No Meals on Wheels The Griffin family decides to start their own restaurant, though have a hard time attracting customers. After Joe promises to help, Peter is excited at the fact of it becoming a local hangout ...more

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Sibling Rivalry is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Sibling Rivalry Peter gets a vasectomy and loses all his sex drive. Lois begins to gain weight, and as a result, Peter's regains his interest in his wife. When Lois' habits get out of control, she has a heart ...more

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Don't Make Me Over is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Don't Make Me Over When Meg gets turned down for a date, she asks her family for support. Lois ends up taking her to the mall, where she gets the ultimate makeover. Meanwhile, Peter tries to start a band with the ...more

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Mind Over Murder is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Family Guy Episodes of All Time
Mind Over Murder At Chris' soccer game, Peter gets into a fight with a woman, that he thought was a man, and punches her in the face. After being placed under house arrest, Peter becomes restless and ends up ...more