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The Best Episodes of Grace and Frankie

Every episode of Grace and Frankie ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Grace and Frankie!

Elegant, proper Grace and freewheeling, eccentric Frankie are a pair of frenemies whose lives are turned upside down - and permanently intertwined - when their husbands leave them for each other. Together, they must face starting over in their 70s in a 21st century world.


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The best episode of "Grace and Frankie" is "The Coup", rated 9/10 from 898 user votes. It was directed by N/A and written by N/A. "The Coup" aired on 5/6/2016 and is rated 0.2 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "The Beginning".

  • The Coup
    9.0/10 898 votes

    #1 - The Coup

    Season 2 Episode 13 - Aired 2016-05-06

    Frankie and Grace receive surprise gifts from Babe that open new horizons for each of them. Sol reveals a long-held secret at Bud's birthday party.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Beginning
    8.8/10 568 votes

    #2 - The Beginning

    Season 7 Episode 16 - Aired 2022-04-29

    Robert finally comes to terms with his memory loss. Grace and Frankie confront the possibility of immediate death — or aging for a few more years.

    Director: Marta Kauffman

    Writer: Marta Kauffman, Howard J. Morris

  • The Party
    8.6/10 743 votes

    #3 - The Party

    Season 2 Episode 12 - Aired 2016-05-06

    As Frankie helps her old friend Babe plan a big bash, she's faced with a troubling decision. Grace tries to make amends to Frankie.

    Director: Wendey Stanzler

    Writer: N/A

  • The Sign
    8.5/10 583 votes

    #4 - The Sign

    Season 3 Episode 13 - Aired 2017-03-24

    Grace and Frankie face a lawsuit. Sol fights back against the homophobic play protesters. Frankie mulls over a move that would change everything.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Rats
    8.4/10 534 votes

    #5 - The Rats

    Season 4 Episode 12 - Aired 2018-01-19

    As Grace and Frankie deal with a major disaster in their home, they each keep secrets from other family members. Everyone attends Robert's play.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Home
    8.4/10 590 votes

    #6 - The Home

    Season 4 Episode 13 - Aired 2018-01-19

    Prompted by their children, Grace and Frankie make a change. Robert and Sol channel some fresh energy into their marriage.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Change
    8.4/10 423 votes

    #7 - The Change

    Season 6 Episode 13 - Aired 2020-01-15

    Grace tries to make amends to Frankie, Sol gives Robert a taste of his own medicine, and Brianna and Barry reach a turning point in their relationship.

    Director: Marta Kauffman

    Writer: Howard J. Morris, Marta Kauffman

  • The Vows
    8.3/10 842 votes

    #8 - The Vows

    Season 1 Episode 13 - Aired 2015-05-08

    As the wedding day approaches, Grace and Robert have problems expressing themselves, while Sol and Frankie finally clear out their old house.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Focus Group
    8.3/10 566 votes

    #9 - The Focus Group

    Season 3 Episode 3 - Aired 2017-03-24

    Grace and Frankie put together a focus group to test their vibrator prototype, but things go awry. Robert and Sol audition for a play.

    Director: Ken Whittingham

    Writer: N/A

  • The Musical
    8.3/10 532 votes

    #10 - The Musical

    Season 3 Episode 12 - Aired 2017-03-24

    Grace wants Frankie to go to the hospital after a medical incident, but Frankie insists on alternative healing. The protests disrupt Robert's play.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Expiration Date
    8.3/10 573 votes

    #11 - The Expiration Date

    Season 4 Episode 4 - Aired 2018-01-19

    Grace fears her relationship has reached its expiration date. Frankie faces an existential crisis when she learns she's been declared legally dead.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: John Robert Hoffman

  • The Lockdown
    8.3/10 558 votes

    #12 - The Lockdown

    Season 4 Episode 8 - Aired 2018-01-19

    Frankie convinces Allison to have a home birth. Grace and Frankie wind up stuck with a bickering Robert and Sol when there's a neighborhood lockdown.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Goodbyes
    8.2/10 629 votes

    #13 - The Goodbyes

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2016-05-06

    Coyote shares some surprising news. Things go awry when Frankie and Sol host a family brunch. Grace must make a difficult decision about Phil.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Bender
    8.2/10 621 votes

    #14 - The Bender

    Season 2 Episode 11 - Aired 2016-05-06

    Grace and Frankie nurse their emotional wounds: Frankie performs a ritual on the beach, and Grace goes out drinking. Bud and Coyote meet Jacob.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Art Show
    8.2/10 608 votes

    #15 - The Art Show

    Season 3 Episode 1 - Aired 2017-03-24

    Grace and Frankie try to get a bank loan to help start their new business. Frankie's art show is rife with family tensions and minor dramas.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Burglary
    8.2/10 573 votes

    #16 - The Burglary

    Season 3 Episode 4 - Aired 2017-03-24

    After they're robbed, Frankie is rattled, but Grace has a secret. With Robert in rehearsals and making new friends, Sol feels left out.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Pot
    8.2/10 552 votes

    #17 - The Pot

    Season 3 Episode 6 - Aired 2017-03-24

    Frankie refuses to go home, and all the kids are dragged into Grace and Frankie's fight. Grace, Brianna and Mallory smoke Frankie's pot together.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Alert
    8.2/10 530 votes

    #18 - The Alert

    Season 3 Episode 8 - Aired 2017-03-24

    Grace and Frankie launch their business, and Bud brings gifts they're reluctant to accept. Sol is upset that Bud wants to fire a longtime employee.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: John Robert Hoffman

  • The Short Rib
    8.2/10 439 votes

    #19 - The Short Rib

    Season 6 Episode 8 - Aired 2020-01-15

    Grace and Frankie introduce Jack to Nick, hoping they can all go on vacation together. Meanwhile, Barry finally gets his short-rib double date.

    Director: Marta Kauffman

    Writer: Brooke Wied

  • The Paprikash
    8.2/10 297 votes

    #20 - The Paprikash

    Season 7 Episode 14 - Aired 2022-04-29

    Grace craves a comforting dish from her childhood, but only her estranged brother has the recipe. Sol and Peter team up to blackmail a theater critic.

    Director: Rebecca Asher

    Writer: David Budin, Brooke Wied, Alex Kavallierou

  • The Fall
    8.1/10 946 votes

    #21 - The Fall

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2015-05-08

    Grace has an eye-opening experience when she goes out for frozen yogurt with Frankie and Briana on a Saturday night.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Bachelor Party
    8.1/10 802 votes

    #22 - The Bachelor Party

    Season 1 Episode 12 - Aired 2015-05-08

    Bud and Coyote ask Briana and Mallory to help them throw Sol and Robert's bachelor party. Grace offers to do ANYTHING to cheer up Frankie.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Wish
    8.1/10 712 votes

    #23 - The Wish

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2016-05-06

    Sol plans to tell Robert about his betrayal. Frankie is determined to finally separate emotionally from Sol, but events pull her back in.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Loophole
    8.1/10 621 votes

    #24 - The Loophole

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2016-05-06

    Grace and Phil get closer, but complications arise. Sol and Robert square off on opposite sides of the conflict between Frankie and Brianna.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Floor
    8.1/10 560 votes

    #25 - The Floor

    Season 3 Episode 7 - Aired 2017-03-24

    The ladies hurt their backs and can’t get off the floor. Coyote looks for a new home. Robert frets over unresolved issues with his mom.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A