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The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat

Every episode of Fresh Off the Boat ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat!

A '90s-set single-camera comedy about a hip-hop-loving Asian kid growing up in suburban Orlando, being raised by an immigrant father obsessed with all things American and an immigrant mother often bewildered by white culture.

Genre:Comedy
Network:ABC

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The best episode of "Fresh Off the Boat" is "The Manchurian Dinner Date", rated 8.1/10 from 300 user votes. It was directed by N/A and written by N/A. "The Manchurian Dinner Date" aired on 5/17/2016 and is rated 0.0 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "How to Be An American".

  • The Manchurian Dinner Date
    8.1/10 300 votes

    #1 - The Manchurian Dinner Date

    Season 2 Episode 23 - Aired 2016-05-17

    Eddie's girlfriend is determined to try and impress Jessica. Emery asks Louis for help with his graduation speech.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • How to Be An American
    8.1/10 334 votes

    #2 - How to Be An American

    Season 3 Episode 9 - Aired 2017-01-03

    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.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Jessica Place
    8.0/10 335 votes

    #3 - Jessica Place

    Season 2 Episode 19 - Aired 2016-04-05

    Jessica and Honey find out a juicy secret about Deidre. Louis and Eddie come up with a way to deal with some negative emotions.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Coming from America
    7.9/10 334 votes

    #4 - Coming from America

    Season 3 Episode 1 - Aired 2016-10-11

    The Huangs travel to Taiwan to set things right with Gene.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Shunning
    7.8/10 604 votes

    #5 - The Shunning

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2015-02-10

    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). But Jessica has problems fitting in, especially after she befriends a beautiful trophy wife the roller blade moms don’t like. Meanwhile, Eddie schemes to win the respect of the neighborhood kids

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Blind Spot
    7.8/10 444 votes

    #6 - Blind Spot

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2015-03-31

    Jessica's college boyfriend, Oscar Chow, comes to visit. She's a bit miffed that Louis isn't a little more jealous....but she's got a blind spot and is completely oblivious to the fact that Oscar is gay. Meanwhile, Eddie goes to great lengths to get out of the school science fair.

    Director: Claire Scanlon

    Writer: David Smithyman

  • Shaquille O'Neal Motors
    7.8/10 377 votes

    #7 - Shaquille O'Neal Motors

    Season 2 Episode 3 - Aired 2015-10-06

    It's Louis and Jessica's wedding anniversary and Louis plans a romantic evening out - to the car dealership. Meanwhile, Evan and his "friends" help Eddie buy The Hot Dogger, a hot dog-shaped water slideSource: ABC

    Director: N/A

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  • Breaking Chains
    7.8/10 305 votes

    #8 - Breaking Chains

    Season 3 Episode 2 - Aired 2016-10-18

    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. Meanwhile, Jessica is thoroughly offended when Louis hires a housekeeper to help lighten her load at home.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Ride the Tiger
    7.8/10 220 votes

    #9 - Ride the Tiger

    Season 4 Episode 16 - Aired 2018-02-06

    For Chinese New Year, the Huangs play a game where they can only speak in Mandarin, which quickly turns into a tense competition between Jessica and Evan, putting Jessica's first televised interview for her novel in jeopardy. Emery is excited to end his year of bad luck and finally ask his crush to the spring fling, but when he is still having trouble, Louis decides to take matters into his own hands. Meanwhile, Eddie doesn't receive a red envelope from Big Auntie and enlists Grandma Huang's help to figure out why she's angry with him.

    Director: Bill Purple

    Writer: Jeff Chiang

  • Success Perm
    7.7/10 541 votes

    #10 - Success Perm

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2015-02-10

    A visit from Jessica's sister and her affluent husband creates out-of-control family rivalry.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Boy II Man
    7.7/10 394 votes

    #11 - Boy II Man

    Season 2 Episode 2 - Aired 2015-09-29

    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. Jessica is confused by his behavior and seeks parenting advice from Honey.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Miracle on Dead Street
    7.7/10 349 votes

    #12 - Miracle on Dead Street

    Season 2 Episode 5 - Aired 2015-10-27

    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. And as Louis, Eddie, Emery, Evan and even Grandma Huang show off their elaborate costumes, Jessica has bigger plans - to protect her investment property from teenage pranksters.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Hi, My Name Is...
    7.7/10 302 votes

    #13 - Hi, My Name Is...

    Season 2 Episode 20 - Aired 2016-04-26

    Evan is excited to open his first bank account, but is unsure if he should use his American name or his Chinese name on the account. As a result, Louis and Jessica reveal how they acquired their American names and recall the first time they met.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • WWJD: What Would Jessica Do?
    7.7/10 288 votes

    #14 - WWJD: What Would Jessica Do?

    Season 3 Episode 6 - Aired 2016-11-29

    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. Meanwhile, Marvin treats Louis to a free teeth-whitening session, and Eddie and Emery find creative ways to get rid of the healthy cereal in the multi-pack.

    Director: N/A

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  • The Taming of the Dads
    7.7/10 292 votes

    #15 - The Taming of the Dads

    Season 3 Episode 7 - Aired 2016-12-06

    To celebrate their one-year anniversary, Eddie reluctantly agrees to take Alison to the see a modern remake of Romeo and Juliet. But when Louis and Alison's dad bond over their love of Shakespeare and crash their date, Alison wonders if she and Eddie's relationship has lost its spark. Meanwhile, Jessica gets called for jury duty and campaigns to be the "Jury Boss," and Emery and Evan struggle with the responsibilities of raising a Tamagotchi digital pet.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Mo' Chinese Mo' Problems
    7.7/10 213 votes

    #16 - Mo' Chinese Mo' Problems

    Season 5 Episode 5 - Aired 2018-11-09

    Jessica and Lewis are thrilled when a Chinese family moves into the neighborhood; Evan goes door-to-door collecting information for the census bureau; Eddie and Emery plot to find out when they can sneak over to use someone's pool.

    Director: Claire Scanlon

    Writer: Jeff Chiang

  • Home Sweet Home-School
    7.6/10 633 votes

    #17 - Home Sweet Home-School

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2015-02-04

    Jessica thinks school must be too easy for the boys and gives them extra homework; Louis tries to get Jessica to ease up on her strict approach.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Persistent Romeo
    7.6/10 493 votes

    #18 - Persistent Romeo

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2015-02-17

    Louis has to hire a professional instructor to give the restaurant staff a sexual harassment seminar after Jessica's attempts fall flat. Meanwhile, Eddie tries to pass off the seminar's instructional tape as a "dirty movie" to his friends in an attempt to impress them and get them to come to his house for a sleep over

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  • Fajita Man
    7.6/10 493 votes

    #19 - Fajita Man

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2015-02-24

    Eddie takes a job at the restaurant so he can earn money for a new video game.

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  • So Chineez
    7.6/10 428 votes

    #20 - So Chineez

    Season 1 Episode 13 - Aired 2015-04-21

    Jessica fears her family has assimilated so much to life in Orlando that they’ve lost their Chinese identity. So she drives everyone nuts making them reconnect with their culture, from Louis, who she insists decline an invite to join the country club, to Eddie, who she makes do a report on China for his World Day project.

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  • Family Business Trip
    7.6/10 409 votes

    #21 - Family Business Trip

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2015-09-22

    When Louis is forced to bring his family on a business trip to Gator World, Jessica learns the art of relaxation and Eddie takes on the "Death Roll." Meanwhile, Evan loses his last baby tooth but isn't ready to join the big kid club.

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    Writer: N/A

  • Doing It Right
    7.6/10 287 votes

    #22 - Doing It Right

    Season 2 Episode 17 - Aired 2016-03-22

    After Jessica clashes with another mother, she is concerned that she is the cause of Evan being uninvited to a birthday party.

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  • Week In Review
    7.6/10 293 votes

    #23 - Week In Review

    Season 2 Episode 18 - Aired 2016-03-29

    After the family become infected with lice, Louis leaves Jessica to deal with it. Eddie attempts to back out of a bet he has made.

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  • Bring the Pain
    7.6/10 281 votes

    #24 - Bring the Pain

    Season 2 Episode 24 - Aired 2016-05-24

    Louis' brother pays a visit with some big news. Eddie attempts to find a way to watch Chris Rock's latest comedy special.

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    Writer: N/A

  • Louisween
    7.6/10 298 votes

    #25 - Louisween

    Season 3 Episode 3 - Aired 2016-10-25

    Louis tries to get Jessica into the Halloween spirit, but she's busy writing her first horror novel. In the meantime, Emery and Evan debate what costumes to wear and Eddie is excited about partying with high schoolers at Nicole's house.

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