The BEST Episodes of Dads (2013)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 23, 2019

Network: FOX

Two successful guys in their 30's have their lives turned upside down when their nightmare dads unexpectedly move in with them.

Eli Nightingale

#1 - Eli Nightingale

Season 1 - Episode 13

When Warner sends a sick Veronica home, Eli takes care of her in hope that she will want to sleep with him.

star 7.90
160 votes
Directors: Kelly Cronin
Writers: John Viener

#2 - Oldfinger

Season 1 - Episode 5

Warner and Eli take their dads to get physicals; when Warner's doctor dies, he starts to consider his mortality.

star 7.89
180 votes
Directors: Gerry Cohen
Writers: Tom Gammill, Max Ross
Enemies of Bill

#3 - Enemies of Bill

Season 1 - Episode 17

When Crawford gets too drunk and accidentally ruins the Whittemores' couch, Camila insists that they all quit drinking so much.

star 7.85
147 votes
Have a Heart... Attack!

#4 - Have a Heart... Attack!

Season 1 - Episode 18

Eli gets in touch with his true feelings, but only after David is admitted to the hospital and Veronica announces her engagement; at the same time, Warner suffers a change of heart about Crawford, who he and Camila sent packing to a retiree condo.

star 7.85
133 votes
Baby Face

#5 - Baby Face

Season 1 - Episode 15

When Camila goes to visit her sister, Warner puts Crawford and David up in a hotel so he can have the house to himself; Crawford and David are mistaken for a honeymooning couple.

star 7.84
156 votes
Mister Edna

#6 - Mister Edna

Season 1 - Episode 12

When David gets Edna detained as an illegal immigrant, Eli forces him to marry her so that she can stay in the country.

star 7.84
154 votes
Directors: Mark Cendrowski
Writers: Julius Sharpe
Warner’s Got it Made

#7 - Warner’s Got it Made

Season 1 - Episode 16

Warner and Eli invite a mob boss to the office to consult when they develop a new mafia game for Ghost Child Games.

star 7.82
155 votes
Comic Book Issues

#8 - Comic Book Issues

Season 1 - Episode 9

The gang realizes the comic books Crawford gave to Warner are from Eli's recently stolen collection.

star 7.77
160 votes
Directors: Scott Ellis
Writers: David A. Goodman
Bully Gene

#9 - Bully Gene

Season 1 - Episode 14

Eli gets bullied by the son of the woman he is dating; Gene steals a game prototype; Warner picks fights with Camila so he can sleep on the couch.

star 7.75
159 votes
Directors: Gerry Cohen
Writers: Julius Sharpe
The Glitch That Stole Christmas

#10 - The Glitch That Stole Christmas

Season 1 - Episode 11

When Eli and Warner fire a designer, he takes revenge by inserting an inappropriate word into a Christmas game; Edna pushes David to get a job as a mall Santa.

star 7.71
160 votes
Directors: David Trainer
Writers: Maggie Mull
Funny Girl

#11 - Funny Girl

Season 1 - Episode 4

Eli dates Veronica's friend Anne (Allison Munn), a somewhat annoying yet attractive comic; a recording session gets out of hand when Crawford helps Warner with some voice-over work.

star 7.66
173 votes
Directors: Mark Cendrowski
Writers: John Viener
Dad Abuse

#12 - Dad Abuse

Season 1 - Episode 10

Eli and Warner face an elder abuse investigation and their dads are placed in a care home.

star 7.65
171 votes
Directors: Mark Cendrowski
Writers: Julie Thacker-Scully
Foul Play

#13 - Foul Play

Season 1 - Episode 7

When David brings bedbugs home, he and Eli must sleep at Ghost Child Games; Camila gets the lead in a play; Crawford is unusually helpful.

star 7.61
166 votes
Directors: Mark Cendrowski
Writers: Julius Sharpe
Jerk in the Box

#14 - Jerk in the Box

Season 1 - Episode 19

David plans his funeral, while Eli tries to tell Veronica how he feels.

star 7.60
43 votes
My Dad's Hotter Than Your Dad

#15 - My Dad's Hotter Than Your Dad

Season 1 - Episode 6

Warner's plan to hire an older office assistant so Eli won't be attracted to her backfires when Crawford and David start competing for her attention.

star 7.58
166 votes
Directors: Bob Koherr
Writers: Tom Gammill, Max Pross
Doubles Trouble

#16 - Doubles Trouble

Season 1 - Episode 8

When Warner lets Camila be his partner for the Virtual Tennis Tournament, Eli starts to question their friendship.

star 7.54
165 votes
Directors: Gerry Cohen
Writers: John Viener
Clean on Me

#17 - Clean on Me

Season 1 - Episode 3

Warner borrows Edna from Eli, making Eli realize he needs to start treating her better; Veronica hires Crawford.

star 7.35
194 votes
Directors: Ted Wass
Writers: Juliet Thacker-Scully
Heckuva Job, Brownie

#18 - Heckuva Job, Brownie

Season 1 - Episode 2

When Warner and Veronica talk Eli into using "medically enhanced" baked goods to help come up with ideas, they discover the treats have the added benefit of mellowing out their fathers.

star 7.32
212 votes
Directors: Ted Wass
Writers: Julius Sharpe

#19 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1

Friends and business partners Eli and Warner are faced with challenges when their fathers move in with them.

star 6.38
330 votes
Directors: Mark Cendrowski
Writers: Alec Sulkin, Wellesley Wild