The Best Episodes of Fresh Off the Boat

The Manchurian Dinner Date

#1 - The Manchurian Dinner Date 7.69

Season 2 - Episode 23

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

Directors: Nahnatchka Khan
The Gloves Are Off

#2 - The Gloves Are Off 7.68

Season 3 - Episode 14

Jessica accidentally befriends Marvin's ex-wife, Sarah, and tries to help her and Honey settle their longstanding rift. Meanwhile, Louis and the boys are on a mission to determine Grandma's true age in hopes of surprising her with a new motorized wheelchair.

Directors: Fred Savage
Jessica Place

#3 - Jessica Place 7.67

Season 2 - Episode 19

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

Directors: Sean Kavanagh
This Isn't Us

#4 - This Isn't Us 7.67

Season 3 - Episode 23

When Louis and Jessica make changes to provide their family with a better life, they learn the changes come with their own set of challenges.

Directors: Bill Purple
Louisween

#5 - Louisween 7.66

Season 3 - Episode 3

Louis tries to get Jessica into the Halloween spirit.

Directors: Lynn Shelton
How to Be an American

#6 - How to Be an American 7.66

Season 3 - Episode 9

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.

Directors: Chris Koch
Boy II Man

#7 - Boy II Man 7.65

Season 2 - Episode 2

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.

Directors: Claire Scanlon
Neighbors With Attitude

#8 - Neighbors With Attitude 7.64

Season 3 - Episode 13

Jessica is disappointed to learn she is excluded from the Neighborhood Watch. But when Ann's son goes missing, Jessica proves that her independent security measures work. Meanwhile, Eddie sets the stage for the perfect first kiss with Alison.

Directors: Bill Purple
Breaking Chains

#9 - Breaking Chains 7.64

Season 3 - Episode 2

While showing Emery the ropes on his first day of middle school, Eddie reveals how he convinced the staff into believing fake Chinese customs that provide special privileges; Louis hires a housekeeper to help lighten Jessica's load at home.

Directors: Jude Weng
Coming from America

#10 - Coming from America 7.64

Season 3 - Episode 1

Louis takes the entire family to Taiwan to patch things up with Gene; Louis wonders if life in Orlando is as good as it could be in Taiwan; Jessica takes Eddie, Emery and Evan to her childhood locales.

Directors: Nahnatchka Khan
Bring the Pain

#11 - Bring the Pain 7.63

Season 2 - Episode 24

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

Directors: Bill Purple
So Chineez

#12 - So Chineez 7.63

Season 1 - Episode 13

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.

Directors: Chris Koch
Gabby Goose

#13 - Gabby Goose 7.62

Season 3 - Episode 16

The Huangs host couples game night, and Louis works up the courage to confront Jessica about being a sore loser. Meanwhile, Emery and Evan help Eddie grieve the unexpected, sudden death of rapper Notorious B.I.G.

Directors: Alisa Statman
Where are the Giggles?

#14 - Where are the Giggles? 7.61

Season 3 - Episode 8

While the Huangs are out at the movies, Evan is accidentally left home alone, and Jessica vows to make it up to him. Meanwhile, Marvin takes a spill and is visited by Ghosts of Christmas Past, Christmas Present, and Christmas Future.

Directors: Chris Koch
Shaquille O'Neal Motors

#15 - Shaquille O'Neal Motors 7.60

Season 2 - Episode 3

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 slide.

Directors: Lynn Shelton
Fajita Man

#16 - Fajita Man 7.60

Season 1 - Episode 6

Eddie is so desperate for a new video game named after his idol, Shaq, he goes to work at the restaurant. He expects special treatment since he's the boss's son, but is in for a surprise when Louis is determined to make him work hard for the money. Meanwhile, Jessica decides to look for a job of her own.

Directors: Matt Sohn
Pie vs. Cake

#17 - Pie vs. Cake 7.60

Season 3 - Episode 21

Jessica is thrilled to hear Evan is interested in joining the debate team. Yet, when her protégé becomes so good that he beats her at her own game, she second guesses her worth. Meanwhile, Eddie and Emery team up to enter a comic book contest.

Directors: Nisha Ganatra
The Best of Orlando

#18 - The Best of Orlando 7.59

Season 3 - Episode 10

Louis forgets to thank Jessica in his acceptance speech when he's named Small Businessman of the Year; and Eddie, Emery and Grandma start their own clothing line.

Directors: Phil Traill
Clean Slate

#19 - Clean Slate 7.59

Season 3 - Episode 11

On the eve of Chinese New Year, Jessica pushes the entire family to settle all debts, disputes, and grudges to ensure good fortune for the coming year. Meanwhile, Louis and Evan go on a wild goose chase to hunt down some hate mail.

Directors: Bill Purple
Keep 'Em Separated

#20 - Keep 'Em Separated 7.58

Season 2 - Episode 15

Jessica attempts to encourage Louis to make some friends. Louis' new buddy at the pool hall turns out to be an attractive woman and Jessica feels jealous.

Directors: Jude Weng
Blind Spot

#21 - Blind Spot 7.58

Season 1 - Episode 10

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.

Directors: Claire Scanlon
Time to Get Ill

#22 - Time to Get Ill 7.58

Season 3 - Episode 18

When Jessica tries to sleep off a bad flu, Louis and the boys splurge on a pricey pay-per-view wrestling match that she would never allow. As they watch the match in silence, taking every precaution to ensure Jessica's recovery is not disturbed, they are shocked to learn that she was secretly having some fun of her own.

Directors: Chris Addison
Week In Review

#23 - Week In Review 7.57

Season 2 - Episode 18

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.

Directors: Claire Scanlon
This Is Us

#24 - This Is Us 7.57

Season 3 - Episode 22

Eddie looks forward to starting high school with his friends; Jessica considers moving the family to a new neighborhood; Louis gets the opportunity to expand Cattleman's Ranch with his new silent partner, Michael Bolton.

Directors: Claire Scanlon
The Big 1-2

#25 - The Big 1-2 7.57

Season 2 - Episode 7

It's Eddie's 12th birthday and instead of celebrating with his family, he plans his own birthday party with his friends at the mall. When confronted about his secret party, Eddie confesses that the Huang family rules are stifling his true persona.