Hot in Cleveland

The WORST episodes of Hot in Cleveland

Every episode of Hot in Cleveland ever, ranked from worst to best by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The worst episodes of Hot in Cleveland!

"Hot in Cleveland" revolves around three fabulous, eccentric, LA best friends of a certain age whose lives are changed forever when their plane unexpectedly lands in Cleveland and they soon rediscover themselves in this new "promised land."

Last Updated: 7/11/2022Network: TV Land
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Elka Takes a Lover
star
7.01
177 votes

#1 - Elka Takes a Lover

Season 5 - Episode 5 - Aired 4/23/2014

On the eve of Victoria's big movie premiere, Emmy visits with some surprising news while Elka announces she's taken a younger lover.

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Indecent Proposals
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7.06
283 votes

#2 - Indecent Proposals

Season 2 - Episode 20 - Aired 8/17/2011

Melanie's column about casual sex sends the women in search of Mr. Right Now, which results in a proposal for Elka from an old friend (Buck Henry) and a potentially life-threatening encounter for Victoria's former rock-star boyfriend (Huey Lewis).

Directors: Andy Cadiff
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GILFs
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7.06
221 votes

#3 - GILFs

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired 12/19/2012

Victoria fakes a romance with a costar to make headlines; Joy gets conned by Elka and Mamie into helping their new business venture; Melanie wonders if Alec knows how she feels about him.

Directors: David Trainer
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Method Man
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7.11
225 votes

#4 - Method Man

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired 12/12/2012

Victoria schemes to get to the bottom of her co-star's true intentions. Joy is still trying to fit in at college while Elka befriends the popular girls. Meanwhile, Melanie gets herself into a dishonest situation.

Directors: David Trainer
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Bucket: We're Going to New York
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7.19
139 votes

#5 - Bucket: We're Going to New York

Season 5 - Episode 10 - Aired 6/11/2014

Victoria resolves to come clean about something to her longtime friend, Maddie Banks, but gets cold feet in this KIRSTIE crossover episode. Melanie, Joy, and Elka cross things off their bucket lists.

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What Now, My Love? (1)
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7.23
196 votes

#6 - What Now, My Love? (1)

Season 4 - Episode 12 - Aired 2/13/2013

Victoria's movie wraps up filming, but it leaves her wondering if she and Emmet have a future. Meanwhile, Melanie ponders her relationship with Alec; and Joy discovers a new mystery about Elka during her internship.

Directors: David Trainer
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Comfort and Joy
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7.25
151 votes

#7 - Comfort and Joy

Season 6 - Episode 1 - Aired 11/5/2014

Joy makes a decision about which man she will marry; Victoria's movie proves challenging; Elka tries to bring film jobs to Cleveland.

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All Dolled Up
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7.25
111 votes

#8 - All Dolled Up

Season 6 - Episode 15 - Aired 4/1/2015

Elka believes that Bob has given Joy a voodoo doll; Melanie doses her boyfriend with estrogen by accident; Victoria's agent visits.

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The Animated Episode
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7.26
138 votes

#9 - The Animated Episode

Season 5 - Episode 18 - Aired 7/30/2014

In an animated episode, the women endure dodgy beauty treatments, zombies, and a Cleveland that still has LeBron.

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The Conversation
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7.28
184 votes

#10 - The Conversation

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired 1/23/2013

Victoria has doubts about her relationship with Emmet when Nikki, a woman from his past, shows up. Meanwhile, Melanie and Elka deal with an unwanted house guest. Joy falls for a handsome doctor but he has just one flaw.

Directors: Andy Cadiff
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Elka's Snowbird
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7.28
469 votes

#11 - Elka's Snowbird

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 3/16/2011

Elka tries to persuade Max to spend the winter in Cleveland instead of going to Florida. Meanwhile, Victoria falls for a man she meets during a TV interview; and Melanie recruits Joy to help her serve meals at a senior-citizen center.

Directors: David Trainer
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Funeral Crashers
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7.28
379 votes

#12 - Funeral Crashers

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired 12/14/2011

Elka teaches the ladies how to go funeral crashing to find the dress lost by Melanie's dry cleaner; Elka has a reunion with a man from her past.

Directors: David Trainer
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The Young and the Restless
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7.30
101 votes

#13 - The Young and the Restless

Season 6 - Episode 8 - Aired 1/7/2015

Joy helps Melanie convince Jenna to attend medical school; Victoria obsesses about a nude scene.

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All My Exes
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7.30
151 votes

#14 - All My Exes

Season 4 - Episode 22 - Aired 8/28/2013

Stuck in the hospital on the day of her bachelorette trip, Victoria contacts her many ex-husbands to find out where things went wrong. Joy and Melanie fantasize over a man in a coma and Elka and Mamie bring Vegas to Cleveland.

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Elka's Wedding
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7.30
401 votes

#15 - Elka's Wedding

Season 2 - Episode 22 - Aired 8/31/2011

On the day of Elka's wedding, Melanie, Joy, and Victoria wake up with no recollection of Elka's bachelorette party. Flashing back to the night before, the women must gather fractions of their memory to piece together how and when they lost Elka.

Directors: David Trainer
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Dr. Who?
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7.31
147 votes

#16 - Dr. Who?

Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired 4/9/2014

Joy's baby daddy Simon meets his son and grandson for the very first time as they pretend to be a happy family to get Wilbur into a prestigious pre-school. Melanie and Elka try to find the perfect doctor.

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Rusty Banks Rides Again
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7.32
146 votes

#17 - Rusty Banks Rides Again

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired 4/30/2014

Victoria wants to get nominated for an Oscar, so she gets her friends to convince Academy members to nominate her. Melanie is assigned a teen idol, Joy is assigned an indie darling, and Elka reunites with Roy.

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Tazed and Confused
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7.32
136 votes

#18 - Tazed and Confused

Season 6 - Episode 5 - Aired 12/3/2014

Joy and Bob take Victoria for a ride-along to prepare her; Elka and Melanie battle Agnes and Mona.

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Strange Bedfellows
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7.33
135 votes

#19 - Strange Bedfellows

Season 5 - Episode 19 - Aired 8/6/2014

Things heat up between Victoria & J.J. and Melanie & Donald during Elka’s City Council debate against Councilman Powell.

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No Glove, No Love
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7.34
131 votes

#20 - No Glove, No Love

Season 4 - Episode 17 - Aired 7/24/2013

While Melanie and Alec consider the thought of having a family of their own, Elka has her own idea of how life would have been with children.

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Love Thy Neighbor
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7.34
372 votes

#21 - Love Thy Neighbor

Season 2 - Episode 15 - Aired 7/13/2011

Melanie asks Rick for help when she thinks Joy may be using drugs. Meanwhile, Elka gives Victoria tips on portraying an older character for a musical version of "Driving Miss Daisy."

Directors: Andy Cadiff
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I'm with the Band
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7.35
275 votes

#22 - I'm with the Band

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired 2/8/2012

Victoria takes a trip down memory lane when her old flame Johnny Revere comes to Cleveland to record a song for charity. Meanwhile, Elka wants a lock of a singer's hair for a good cause; Joy wonders what life is like as a rock star; and Melanie chases a musical idol.

Directors: Andy Cadiff
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Naked and Afraid
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7.35
138 votes

#23 - Naked and Afraid

Season 6 - Episode 4 - Aired 11/26/2014

Elka throws a party to sway the vote of a rival politician; Melanie questions her cute neighbor.

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Undercover Lovers
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7.35
112 votes

#24 - Undercover Lovers

Season 5 - Episode 11 - Aired 6/18/2014

Joy and Bob pose as a undercover couple. Elka has a political disagreement.

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Where's Elka?
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7.35
491 votes

#25 - Where's Elka?

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired 6/15/2011

Elka's on the lam and the women go looking for her... in Amish country. Meanwhile, Joy's a source of scandal as the Governor's alleged mistress and risks deportation while Victoria finds herself a little too 'at home' with the Amish.

Directors: Andy Cadiff
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