The WORST Episodes of Cougar Town
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Jun 18, 2020
Cougar Town follows the life of recent divorcée Jules Cobb (Courteney Cox). Jules runs a successful business, has the best friends, and a great son. But when it comes to relationships, she has a lot to learn. However, the more Jules puts herself back out there, the more she discovers that the only way to find yourself, is to let yourself go. After all, you only get one chance to experience your 20s. Even if it’s when you’re 40 something.
#1 - The Wild One, Forever
Season 6 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 17, 2015
A hurricane floods a local high school gym; Jules volunteers Gray's Pub as a venue for their prom.
#2 - This One's for Me
Season 6 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 24, 2015
Jules finds a bag of peculiar items Grayson has been hiding; Travis uses a baby gift for himself.
#3 - Even the Losers
Season 6 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 3, 2015
Jules lends Travis money to start a new business; Ellie takes Andy on a revenge mission; Grayson fills in as a music teacher at Stan's school.
#4 - The Wrong Thing to Do
Season 6 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 10, 2015
Jules agrees to coach Andy through his interviews; Ellie goes to Bobby's boat to escape Andy.
#5 - Full Grown Boy
Season 6 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 13, 2015
Jules is overprotective when Chick wants to go to his Civil War reenactment. Bobby considers a job opportunity in another state. Travis hates Laurie's choices for baby names and needs Ellie to destroy them.
#6 - To Find a Friend
Season 6 - Episode 3 - Aired Jan 20, 2015
When Grayson helps Andy with his tryouts for a new best friend, Jules and Ellie step in to run the bar. But they soon find it's harder than they thought. And Travis and Laurie spend their first weekend alone with Baby Bobby.
#7 - Two Men Talking
Season 6 - Episode 9 - Aired Mar 3, 2015
Fearing that her dad, Chick, is lonely, Jules tries to set him up with Grayson as a best friend. Laurie helps Andy fit in with a cool mom group and Travis and Ellie open up to each other in the Winebulance.
#8 - A Two Story Town
Season 6 - Episode 12 - Aired Mar 24, 2015
Everyone pitches in to help Tom with his new crush with disastrous results.
#9 - Let Yourself Go
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 29, 2010
Jules has difficulty coping when Travis gets ready to leave for college; Andy forms an elaborate plan to deceive Ellie.
#10 - All the Wrong Reasons
Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 3, 2010
A hot tennis instructor gets between Ellie and Jules, while Laurie turns to Travis for advice, and Andy and Grayson try to cheer up Bobby after a fresh heartbreak over Jules.
#11 - Yer So Bad
Season 6 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 10, 2015
Jules invites Chick and his new girlfriend to a dinner party, but her guests aren't exactly who she expected. Travis and Laurie stake out a cupcake thief, and Andy and Ellie try to figure out who Tom's celebrity patient is.
#12 - A Woman in Love (It's Not Me)
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 28, 2009
When Josh tells Jules he's in love with her, she knows the time has come to break things off with him. Unfortunately for Jules, she's not the best at ending relationships without hurting people's feelings, but thankfully she has the expertise of friends Laurie and Ellie to see her through. Meanwhile, Bobby, Grayson and Andy hit the links with money and pride on the line.
#13 - Don't Come Around Here No More
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 4, 2009
Jules always seems to be with her friends, her ex or her son. One night when everyone is busy, she reluctantly takes a date with an older man just to get out of the house, so Grayson makes her a wager that she can't spend a whole day by herself.
#14 - You Wreck Me
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 21, 2009
Jules rues the day when her ex-husband, Bobby, and Grayson become fast friends over a mercy golf lesson that she organized to help boost Bobby's self esteem. Meanwhile, Laurie surprises even herself when she takes on a new client to prove her worth to Jules.
#15 - I Won't Back Down
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 14, 2009
When Jules inadvertently tells Grayson he's hot and he doesn't reciprocate, she's on a mission to get him to admit she's sexy. With a little help from Laurie and Ellie, Jules uncovers the ultimate burn to put Grayson in his place. Meanwhile, Ellie is feeling like she's lost her looks after the birth of Stan, and Bobby and Travis search for something to bond over.
#16 - Waiting for Tonight
Season 6 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 27, 2015
Jules and Grayson are determined to make it to their reservation at the hottest restaurant in town; Andy has trouble with a costume he rented for Stan's birthday; Ellie starts ghost-tweeting for Laurie and gets lost in a new identity.
#17 - Climb That Hill
Season 6 - Episode 11 - Aired Mar 17, 2015
In the 100th episode, the gang takes on new personal challenges: Jules tries to read a book for the first time, Grayson tries to listen to his friends and remember what they have to say, and Andy tries to keep his hand out of a place it doesn't belong.
#18 - Lonesome Sundown
Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired May 4, 2011
Jules tries to not interfere when Travis contemplates a big decision; the gang tries stop taking advantage of each other.
#19 - Into the Great Wide Open
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 30, 2009
Jules tries to party hard like a twentysomething and ends up looking like a total fool, when even her best friend Ellie, told her not to do it. Travis discovers trying to avoid further embarrassment due to his father, Bobby, working at his school, can actually add to it. Jules gets as frustrated as she faces the physical limitations of her age.
#20 - Counting on You
Season 1 - Episode 17 - Aired Mar 10, 2010
Jules is determined to prove to Grayson that women and men can be friends without any sexual undertones. Meanwhile, with Jules' encouragement, Andy buys a motorcycle from Laurie to Ellie's dismay and Travis joins Bobby on a man-trip for some "noodling," only to be mortified by his discovery of what noodling actually is.
#21 - I Should Have Known It
Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 29, 2013
When Tom gets a new girlfriend, the girls decide to investigate. Bobby goes on a fake date with Ellie to improve his table manners. And after getting fed up with the girls' rules, Andy and Grayson rebel.
#22 - Turn This Car Around
Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired Mar 24, 2010
Sara is a confident wine rep who sets her sights on Grayson; but is he strong enough to be her man? Meanwhile, when Ellie tells Jules she can't change past a certain age, Jules is determined to prove her wrong by giving up wine for a month; and Bobby's new dog poses some unwanted competition for Andy.
#23 - Letting You Go
Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Apr 28, 2010
Jules has mixed feelings when Travis gets accepted to two of his choice colleges. Now he must decide between schools in California or one just 20 minutes from home. As Jules struggles with the thought of Travis moving away, Grayson is there for her. Meanwhile, Laurie considers her feelings for Smith when he returns from law school, and Andy longs for the freedom to do whatever he wants around the house, free of Ellie's rules.
#24 - What Are You Doin' in My Life
Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Mar 3, 2010
Laurie needs a co-signer to buy her first condo and finds her less than stellar, absentee mother no help at all. Meanwhile, Bobby is mugged by a woman and Travis comes to Barb's aid after her latest cosmetic surgery procedure.
#25 - Mystery Man
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 9, 2009
Scott Foley gest stars as Jeff, a very wealthy potential home buyer who is interested in one of Jules overpriced homes. Meanwhile, Ellie with reserves leaves the baby with Andy for a day to prove that she trusts in him.