TV Episodes The Best House Episodes  

Reference
2.3k votes 687 voters 48.2k views 38 items

List Rules Best House episodes, no matter how popular they are.

List of the best House episodes, as determined by voters like you. House is a medical drama that ran on Fox from 2004-2012. It follows the sometimes dark life of Dr. House, a quirky doctor with problems of his own. With all the amazing episodes of the show that exist, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top House episodes of all time are.

 Fans of House 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. The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different episodes, including "Remorse" and "Lockdown." What is the best House episode of all time? Look below and find out.
list ordered by

1
275 53
Three Stories is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best House Episodes
May 17 2005 "Three Stories" is the twenty-first episode of the first season of House, which premiered on the Fox network on May 17, 2005. David Shore won an Emmy in 2005 for Outstanding Writing ...more

2
184 32
House's Head is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best House Episodes
May 12 2008 A bus accident leaves House with serious head trauma and partial amnesia. He comes to believe that a patient on the bus had a life-threatening disease and struggles to recall who it was, and ...more

3
127 25
All In is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best House Episodes
Apr 11 2006 When a six-year-old boy is brought in with the same symptoms as another patient who died years ago under House's care, House believes the cases are identical and he can predict the course of the ...more

4
85 20
Euphoria (Part 1) is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best House Episodes
Euphoria (Part 1) May 02 2006 When a police officer with a gunshot wound to the head and uncontrollable laughter is admitted, House and the team are baffled. When Foreman begins showing the same symptoms, they race to ...more

5
90 26
Help Me is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best House Episodes
May 17 2010 Cuddy, House and members of the team join forces with a search-and-rescue team to provide much-needed medical attention at the scene of an emergency.

6
85 27
Everybody Dies is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best House Episodes
May 21 2012 Facing a 6-month jail term, and the realization that he won't be there for Wilson at the end, House finds himself examining his entire life while contemplating a dismal future without his best

7
68 18
Broken, Part 2 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best House Episodes
Sep 21 2009 House engages in a battle of wits and wills against the attending physician in charge of his detox program. When he starts to lose, House resorts to blackmail to gain the upper hand.

8
87 30
One Day, One Room is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best House Episodes
Jan 30 2007 While House is forced to work full-time in the clinic and deal with a rape victim who insists on confiding with him, Cameron deals with a terminal cancer patient trying to take advantage of her ...more

9
52 11
Airborne is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best House Episodes
Apr 10 2007 On House and Cuddy's flight from Singapore a passenger gets ill and Cuddy suspects an epidemic. At the hospital, Wilson leads the team as they deal with a middle-aged woman suffering from

10
54 13
Both Sides Now is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best House Episodes
May 11 2009 "Both Sides Now" is the twenty-fourth episode and season finale of the fifth season of House. It originally aired on May 11, 2009.

11
57 15
Autopsy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best House Episodes
Sep 20 2005 "Autopsy" is the second episode of the second season of House, which premiered on the Fox network on September 20, 2005. House and team struggle to diagnose a young girl whose cancer ...more

12
49 13
Euphoria, Part 2 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best House Episodes
Sazonana added May 03 2006 Foreman continues to experience the same progression of symptoms as the police officer. When he realizes he may be facing imminent death, he calls his father who comes to his son's side. As it ...more

13
45 12
Frozen is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best House Episodes
Feb 03 2008 House and his team have to diagnose a case at a distance when a researcher at a South Pole base is taken ill.

14
45 13
Lockdown is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best House Episodes
Apr 12 2010 When a newborn disappears from the nursery, Princeton Plainsboro goes on lockdown, preventing anyone from entering, leaving or moving within the hospital. While House and his team members are ...more

15
43 12
A Pox on Our House is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best House Episodes
Nov 15 2010 After a 200-year-old medicine jar found on an off-shore shipwreck shatters in a teenage girl's palm, she is admitted to Princeton Plainsboro for symptoms closely linked to smallpox. When the ...more

16
39 10
Locked In is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best House Episodes
Mar 30 2009 A man awakens in New York after a bicycle accident unable to move or communicate in any way. House, himself injured in a motorcycle mishap, occupies the hospital bed next to Lee and quickly ...more

17
44 17
No Reason is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best House Episodes
May 23 2006 As House and his team are working on the diagnosis of a man with a giant, swollen tongue, the husband of a former patient walks into House's office and shoots him. House continues to treat his ...more

18
35 11
Mirror Mirror is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best House Episodes
Oct 30 2007 House deals with a patient who mirrors the personality of anyone he meets. Meanwhile, Foreman is put in charge of overseeing the fellowship candidates.

19
49 23
Son of Coma Guy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best House Episodes
Nov 14 2006 House decides to awaken a comatose patient so he can question the man regarding the family history of his son, who may have a genetic condition and the father is the only living relative. ...more

20
28 7
The C Word is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best House Episodes
The C Word Apr 30 2012 The team must deal with a doctor who is also the mother of their patient, a 6-year-old girl with numerous preexisting conditions on top of her current illness. Meanwhile, House and Wilson decide ...more

21
28 8
Remorse is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best House Episodes
Jan 25 2010 The team takes on the case of Valerie, an attractive female executive experiencing random episodes of excruciating pain. House agrees to take the case based on Valerie’s looks, and while ...more

22
29 9
Birthmarks is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best House Episodes
Oct 14 2008 While en route to his father's funeral, House must help the team with a differential diagnosis on a young Chinese girl who has collapsed under mysterious circumstances.

23
29 10
Lines in the Sand is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best House Episodes
Sep 26 2006 When doctors are unable to diagnose why a severely autistic boy screams loudly for no apparent reason, House takes the case. As the boy's condition worsens, it becomes obvious that House relates ...more

24
30 11
Detox is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best House Episodes
Feb 15 2005 House has to find out why a patient has internal bleedings after a car crash. In the meantime, he has a wager with Cuddy he can stay off the painkillers. Will his withdrawal symptoms eventually ...more

25
26 8
Half-Wit is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best House Episodes
Mar 06 2007 "Half-Wit" is the fifteenth episode of the third season of House and premiered on the FOX network on March 6, 2007. Grammy-winning singer/songwriter Dave Matthews guest stars in the ...more

26
22 5
Nobody's Fault is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best House Episodes
Feb 06 2012 House and his team are placed under review after a staff member gets hurt.

27
14 2
Clueless is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best House Episodes
Sazonana added Mar 28 2006 House believes a woman is trying to kill her husband and tries to find the proof to confirm his suspicions. When Wilson moves in with House after separating from his wife, he learns Wilson is a ...more

28
17 5
TB or Not TB is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best House Episodes
Sazonana added TB or Not TB Nov 01 2005 While in Africa, a famous doctor becomes inexplicably ill and is sent to Dr. House for treatment.

29
13 3
The Tyrant is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best House Episodes
Oct 05 2009 When a controversial African politician falls ill, he is brought to Princeton Plainsboro for treatment. The team struggles with whether to help a merciless dictator being subpoenaed for crimes ...more

30
16 6
Whatever It Takes is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best House Episodes
Sazonana added Nov 06 2007 Based on practically no information and no medical history about a mystery patient sent by the CIA, House is using some unorthodox methods to diagnose and treat him. Meanwhile the remaining ...more

31
14 5
The Right Stuff is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best House Episodes
Sazonana added Oct 02 2007 "The Right Stuff" is the second episode of the fourth season of House and the seventy-second episode overall.

32
12 5
Fetal Position is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best House Episodes
Sazonana added Apr 03 2007 A famous celebrity photographer suffers from a stroke while being pregnant at her early forties. House and his team have to deal with a great dilemma, save the mother or her unborn child.

33
11 5
Cane and Able is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best House Episodes
Sep 12 2006 House and the team treat a young boy who claims there is a tracking device in his neck and believes he has been the subject of alien experimentation. Cameron is outraged when she learns Cuddy ...more

34
13 7
Kids is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best House Episodes
May 03 2005 During an meningitis outbreak which overwhelms the clinic, House is drawn to a single patient: a 12-year-old whose symptoms don't quite match everyone else's. House, Foreman, and Chase must ...more

35
12 7
Bombshells is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best House Episodes
Mar 07 2011 In season 7 episode 15 ("Bombshells"), there were dream sequences as part of a scene. They did a musical number for one, and "Get Happy" is that music video.

36
11 6
After Hours is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best House Episodes
May 16 2011 "After Hours" is the 22nd episode of the seventh season of the American medical drama House. It aired on May 16, 2011.

37
6 1
Clueless is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best House Episodes
Sazonana added Clueless Dec 19 2001

38
9 7
Sports Medicine is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best House Episodes
Sazonana added Feb 22 2005 A severely broken arm reveals a bizarre case of bone loss and ends the comeback plans of major league pitcher Hank Wiggen. House suspects Hank is lying about using steroids, as his condition ...more