TV Episodes The Best Friends Episodes of All Time  

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List of the best Friends 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 Friends episodes of all time are. Make sure to also check out the best Joey and Chandler BFF moments and famous Friends guest stars and cameos. Fans of Friends 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 best episode is.

Featuring Chandler, Rachel, Ross, Monica, Joey, and Phoebe, NBC's Friends is one if the funniest and best sitcoms of all time. With 236 episodes over 10 seasons, there so many great and unforgettable moments that make Friends still watchable today. 

"The One Where Everybody Finds Out" and "TOW the Embryos" are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list What is the best Friends episode of all time? Look below and find out which episodes have those funny moments. 

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The One Where Everybody Finds Out Friends Season 5 When the friends discover that Ugly Naked Guy is moving out of his apartment, Ross leaps at the opportunity to get his own place again. Phoebe finds out about Monica and Chandler's relationship, ...more

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The One with the Embryos is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends Season 4 "The One with the Embryos" is the twelfth episode of Friends' fourth season. It first aired on the NBC network in the United States on January 15, 1998. In the episode, Phoebe agrees ...more

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The One with the Prom Video is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
alexray111413 added Friends Season 2 After getting his big break, with Days of Our Lives, Joey pays Chandler back with $812 and an extremely tacky bracelet. Also, an unemployed Monica is hard up for money. And Monica and Rachel's ...more

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The One with the Football is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends Season 3 Emotions become the feast of the day when the gang plays a game of touch football on Thanksgiving as Joey and Chandler argue over who gets to date a model and Ross and Monica argue over winning ...more

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The One Where Ross Got High is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends Season 6 Monica's parents come for Thanksgiving, which is a problem because, not only do they not like Chandler, they don't know where he's living. Rachel makes a dessert--with beef. Phoebe develops a ...more

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The One Where No One's Ready is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends Season 3 "The One Where No One's Ready" is the second episode of the third season of the American television situation comedy Friends, which aired on NBC on September 26, 1996. The plot centers ...more

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The One With Unagi (a.k.a. The... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends Season 6 Joey needs money for new headshots, and tries to enter a medical study. The only problem is that the study is for twins. Rachel and Phoebe are taking a self-defense class, but Ross tries to give ...more

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The Last One is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends - Season 10 Ross and Phoebe chase Rachel to the airport, but end up at the wrong one. They narrowly make it to the right airport, where Ross declares his love for Rachel, but she gets on the plane anyway. A ...more

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The One In Vegas (2) is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends Season 5 Ross draws a mustache on Rachel's face, which won't come off. Chandler prepares to go back to New York but Monica stops him. Joey tries to find his hand twin. Rachel refuses to leave her room ...more

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The One With The Proposal (1) is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends Season 6 Chandler plans to propose to Monica at dinner, but his plans go awry when Richard shows up. Phoebe and Joey join Rachel at a charity auction.

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The One with the Jellyfish is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends Season 4 Ross chooses between Rachel and his bald-headed girlfriend Bonnie. Phoebe struggles to deal with the revelation that her mother's friend is actually her mother. Monica gets stung by a jellyfish, ...more

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The One With Chandler And Moni... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
The One With Chandler And Monica's Wedding (2) Friends Season 7 Joey encounters problems trying to get off the movie set to officiate the wedding when the star turns up drunk. Meanwhile, Ross desperately searches for the missing Chandler as Rachel and Phoebe ...more

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The One with Ross's Tan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends - Season 10 Joey and Rachel's first date goes well, until they return to their apartment and discover that everything's awkward. They decide that they make better friends than lovers and call off their ...more

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The One With Chandler In A Box is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends Season 4 Chandler agrees to spend Thanksgiving in a shipping crate as penance for kissing Kathy. The gang decides to give each other Secret Santa gifts. After Monica gets ice in her eye, she ends up ...more

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The One With All The Kissing is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends Season 5 Ross continues to try and mend his marriage to Emily. When Chandler accidentally kisses Monica in front of everyone before leaving for work, he tries to recover by kissing everyone. Meanwhile, ...more

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The One With Ross's Sandwich is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends Season 5 Joey starts to get uncomfortable with protecting Monica and Chandler's secret, especially when it places him in embarrassing situations with the rest of the group. Meanwhile, Ross becomes ...more

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The One with the Rumor is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends Season 8 Monica invites an old friend from high school over for Thanksgiving dinner, unaware that Will started a "We Hate Rachel" club with Ross. Meanwhile, Joey vows to eat an entire turkey by ...more

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The One With All The Resolutio... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends Season 5 With the New Year, the friends make New Year's resolutions. Ross resolves to try a new thing every day. Chandler resolves to not make fun of his friends for a week. Joey resolves to learn how to ...more

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The One With The Cop is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
The One With The Cop Friends Season 5 Joey has a dream about Monica. Phoebe finds a police badge under her seat at Central Perk and uses it to go on missions of mercy. Ross buys a sofa but has trouble moving it up the stairs into ...more

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The One With Phoebe's Wedding is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends - Season 10 Phoebe asks Joey to give her away at her wedding. Monica's the wedding planner and she's driving Phoebe nuts. Chandler and Ross discover at the rehearsal dinner that neither of them has a part ...more

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The One With The Routine (a.k.... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends Season 6 Joey is beginning to like Janine more. She gets an invitation to dance on "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve" and invites Joey, Monica and Ross to join her. Monica and Ross are a ...more

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The One With The Nap Partners is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
alexray111413 added Friends Season 7 Rachel and Phoebe compete to be Monica's maid-of-honor. Joey and Ross find themselves in awkward positions after a nap. Monica insists that Chandler apologize to an ex-girlfriend for dumping her ...more

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The One Where Ross Is Fine is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends - Season 10 Ross puts on a convincing front and invites Joey and Rachel to dine on fajitas with him and Charlie. He quickly gets drunk and embarrasses everyone. After Rachel and Charlie leave, Joey spends ...more

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The One Hundredth is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
Friends Season 5 Phoebe is rushed to the hospital for the birth of her brother's triplets. While there, Joey winds up with severe sympathy pains that turn out to be kidney stones. Meanwhile, Rachel tries to set ...more

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The One Where Ross and Rachel.... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Friends Episodes of All Time
asaljojo added Friends Season 2 Joey buys a big screen TV and two leather recliners with his newfound money. He and Chandler then spend a day refusing to leave the chairs. They even have food delivered to the girls apartment ...more