The Best Episodes of Cheers

#1 - One for the Road (3) 8.50

Season 11 - Episode 28

Whilst watching the National Cable Ace Awards, the gang sees ex-waitress Diane Chambers winning the award for best writing in a mini-series. This leads to Sam calling Diane to congratulate her, and to find out that she is married and has children. Sam tells her Diane that he too has a wife and kids, and invites Diane and her husband to visit them. Sam strongly believes Diane is lying and becomes really shocked when she walks into Cheers the following day to meet Mrs Malone. Meanwhile Rebecca's boyfriend Don proposes to her and she accidently says no, ends up heartbroken and agrees to play Sam's wife to fool Diane. Sam and Rebecca have dinner with Diane and her husband, Reed Manchester. During the dinner Don arrives and proposes to her again, and this time she manages to say yes! They leave the dinner, and Sam thinks he must look like a fool. Then Diane's husband turns out to be a fake when *his* husband Kevin appears! Now alone, Sam and Diane reminisce about the good old times, and end

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#2 - Bar Wars VI: This Time it's for Real 8.41

Season 10 - Episode 23

The new owner of Gary's Olde Towne Tavern lack a sense of humor and respond badly to Cheers' latest prank.

Directors: Rick Beren

#3 - An Old-Fashioned Wedding (2) 8.40

Season 10 - Episode 26

Woody and Kelly's wedding faces some funny obstacles, before and during the ceremony, including Sam's flirtation with a German guest who turns out to be married, the priest dying and Kelly's Uncle Roger having to perform the ceremony - but only if he is drunk, Rebecca having to ice the cake after insulting the kitchen staff, and Lilith having to sing to the guests in order to stop them, and Woody and Kelly, from finding out the disasters going on behind the scenes.

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#4 - One Hugs, the Other Doesn't 8.39

Season 10 - Episode 16

A Boston performance by children's singer Nanny Gee for Frederick's birthday sheds light on Frasier's past as Lilith and the barflies discover Nanny is Frasier's first wife! Frasier had forgotten to mention this fact to Lilith and when Nanny arrives at Cheers she and Lilith soon get into a catfight!

Directors: James Burrows

#5 - Bad Neighbor Sam 8.16

Season 9 - Episode 8

Sam initiates a feud with the new owner of Melville's, the restaurant upstairs when snobbish restaurateur John Hill buys the building.

Directors: James Burrows

#6 - The Big Kiss-Off 8.13

Season 6 - Episode 24

Sam and Woody wager over who can be the first to plant a three-second kiss on Rebecca.

Directors: James Burrows

#7 - An Old-Fashioned Wedding (1) 8.11

Season 10 - Episode 25

Woody and Kelly's wedding faces some funny obstacles, before and during the ceremony, including Sam's flirtation with a German guest who turns out to be married, the priest dying and Kelly's Uncle Roger having to perform the ceremony - but only if he is drunk, Rebecca having to ice the cake after insulting the kitchen staff, and Lilith having to sing to the guests in order to stop them, and Woody and Kelly, from finding out the disasters going on behind the scenes.

Directors: James Burrows

#8 - License to Hill 8.10

Season 10 - Episode 18

Rebecca insists she can handle the bar while the rest of the gang plays poker, then learns that she's allowed their liquor license to lapse.

Directors: James Burrows

#9 - Strange Bedfellows (1) 8.10

Season 4 - Episode 24

Local councilwoman Janet Eldridge comes to Cheers as part of her re-election campaign, and Sam finds hismelf smitten with her. Janet and Sam become a couple, but a jealous Diane joins the opposition campaign fearing that if Janet wins the election, she will win Sam's heart as well. Meanwhile Frasier also joins the opposition campaign hoping to win Diane back.

Directors: James Burrows

#10 - Bar Bet 8.08

Season 3 - Episode 18

Sam stands to lose the bar to an old friend because of a bet that he would marry Jacqueline Bissett before a certain date.

Directors: James Burrows

#11 - Smotherly Love 8.07

Season 10 - Episode 20

Frasier wants Lilith to confront her overbearing mother and Rebecca wants Sam to make Norm pay his bar tab.

Directors: James Burrows

#12 - Bar Wars V: The Final Judgement 8.06

Season 10 - Episode 7

Sam may have played his last prank when it appears that his Halloween trick may have killed his old nemesis Gary.

Directors: James Burrows

#13 - Cliffie's Big Score 8.06

Season 4 - Episode 16

Cliff has two dates for the postman's ball-with Carla and Diane.

Directors: James Burrows

#14 - The Magnificent Six 8.05

Season 11 - Episode 4

Henrí challenges Sam to a contest to see who's the bigger ladies' man. Rebecca resorts to desperate measures in her quest to quit smoking.

Directors: James Burrows

#15 - A Fine French Whine 8.05

Season 10 - Episode 10

Woody wants to propose to Kelly, but Henrí and his expiring visa take precedence.

Directors: James Burrows

#16 - Pick a Con... Any Con 8.04

Season 1 - Episode 19

Sam enlists Harry the conman to help fleece a card shark who cheated Coach out of a lot of money.

Directors: James Burrows

#17 - Strange Bedfellows (2) 8.04

Season 4 - Episode 25

Sam and Janet's relationship is getting stronger and stronger whilst Diane gets more jealous. Janet suggests that Sam fire iane to sever all ties with his past, but Diane overhears and quits before he can fire her. Vera's sister Donna is visiting the Petersons and Norm is worried that Donna will flirt with him like she did on her last visit.

Directors: James Burrows

#18 - Behind Every Great Man 8.03

Season 3 - Episode 19

Sam faces the ultimate challenge to his skills as a male animal; a lady reporter who has been investigating the Boston singles scene and has heard every line in the book.

Directors: James Burrows

#19 - Don't Shoot... I'm Only the Psychiatrist 8.01

Season 10 - Episode 13

Cliff and Norm help Frasier's low-esteem self-help group really help themselves and Woody trims Sam's hair.

Directors: James Burrows

#20 - Dinner at Eight-ish 8.00

Season 5 - Episode 20

Frasier and Lilith invite Sam and Diane over for dinner to celebrate their first week of cohabitation. But things start going wrong when Lilith finds out Frasier and Diane were engaged, and she locks herself in the bathroom. Then Sam and Diane have an argument as well. Meanwhile Cliff agrees to babysit Carla's kids.

Directors: James Burrows

#21 - Showdown (2) 7.98

Season 1 - Episode 22

Diane's fascination with Sam's older brother brings their long simmering relationship to a boil when the sibling asks Diane to go to Paris with him.

Directors: James Burrows

#22 - Sisterly Love 7.97

Season 7 - Episode 21

Sam tries to reconcile Rebecca and her sister.

Directors: James Burrows

#23 - Home is the Sailor 7.94

Season 6 - Episode 1

Sam returns to Cheers six months after he sold it to a large corporation to pursue a life of leisure on board a new boat. Now the boat has sunk and he's looking for a job.

Directors: James Burrows

#24 - Heeeeeere's... Cliffy! 7.92

Season 10 - Episode 24

Norm tells Cliff a little white lie about Carson using Cliff's material on The Tonight Show, then regrets it when Cliff comes up with two tickets to Burbank. Meanwhile Sam and Woody install a satellite dish at Cheers.

Directors: James Burrows

#25 - Norm, is That You? 7.91

Season 7 - Episode 6

Norm tries to hide the fact that he's become an interior decorator.

Directors: James Burrows