The BEST episodes of Insomniac with Dave Attell

Every episode of Insomniac with Dave Attell ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Insomniac with Dave Attell!

Dave Attell suffers from insomnia, making him the true late night god. He roams the streets of our cities in search of a good time, heck, maybe you'll see him!

Last Updated: 9/2/2023Network: Comedy CentralStatus: Ended
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Chicago
star
8.90
31 votes

#1 - Chicago

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/23/2002

Dave has a busy night in Chicago as he sees an amateur wrestling match, goes to a Star Trek convention, and gets insulted while ordering cheese fries.

Directors: Nick McKinney
New York
star
8.84
31 votes

#2 - New York

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired 5/1/2002

Dave's back in New York to once again end a long season without sleep. First he's off to Queens to attend some late night Karate lessons, then it's off to the Brooklyn Ale House for a real "Dog Party." Next, he hits the set of "Guiding Light" to get a behind the scenes look, then gets a behind the "news counter" look at a news stand. Finally, it's off to see the Sandman back at his apartment.

Directors: Nick McKinney
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Baltimore
star
8.50
4 votes

#3 - Baltimore

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 6/26/2001

Kansas City
star
8.00
7 votes

#4 - Kansas City

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 5/29/2001

Standup: Stanford & Sons. Stops Include: Isle Of Capri Casino, has fun with some strippers in a limo, last call at 1:45 a.m., Westport, a ridealong with Ace In The Hole Bail Bonds, and the Kansas City Star Newspaper.

Columbus
star
8.00
2 votes

#5 - Columbus

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired 7/24/2003

Memphis
star
7.83
6 votes

#6 - Memphis

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 7/3/2001

Charleston, WV
star
7.67
3 votes

#7 - Charleston, WV

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired 4/24/2002

Standup: The Comedy Zone. Stops Include: Sam's, Monster Truck Jam, a meal at the American Legion Post 20, goes underground with some coalminers, last call at 2:57, a Marmet House Party with computer gamers, and a Charleston Police Department ride along.

San Francisco
star
7.63
8 votes

#8 - San Francisco

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 5/15/2001

Miami
star
7.63
8 votes

#9 - Miami

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 5/22/2001

New York
star
7.36
11 votes

#10 - New York

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 5/8/2001

Dave takes on New York the only way it should be done, at night. He'll visit an S&M Club, go for a late night horseback ride with the New York Federation of Black Cowboys and take a look behind the early morning scenes of Wall Street. And don't forget to stay wake for the first fortune cookie of the day.

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New York
star
7.33
3 votes

#11 - New York

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 7/10/2001

He's Back! Dave ends his season where it all began, back in New York. This time he checks out a fetish party, visits a fish market, has a few drinks, and even has enough money left over to go bowiling with an escort. Then it's "last call" for the season as finally Dave gets some much deserved rest.

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New Orleans
star
7.06
35 votes

#12 - New Orleans

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 6/5/2001

It may not be Mardi Gras but it's a party every night of the week. Dave takes it to the street in the Big Easy, to find out what's going on at the world famous Bourbon Street. Afterward he'll visit a voodoo temple and hunt some swamp dwelling nutria with the help of the local authorities.

Directors: Nick McKinney
Philadelphia
star
7.00
3 votes

#13 - Philadelphia

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/30/2002

Reno
star
7.00
3 votes

#14 - Reno

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 2/20/2002

Standup: Catch A Rising Star. Stops Include: Sundowner Casino, talks with the loung singing Cameron Duo, a peek inside the sexy Moonlite Bunny Ranch, talks with a Whittlesea Taxidriver, and a bite to eat at The Nuggett Diner.

New York City
star
7.00
2 votes

#15 - New York City

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired 7/31/2003

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Las Vegas
star
7.00
1 votes

#16 - Las Vegas

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired 6/5/2003

Oakland
star
7.00
2 votes

#17 - Oakland

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 1/23/2003

Montreal
star
6.97
29 votes

#18 - Montreal

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired 4/17/2002

Dave spends some time in Montreal and visits a sex convention, watches some hockey, and goes ice fishing.

Directors: Nick McKinney
Boise
star
6.80
5 votes

#19 - Boise

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 2/13/2002

Standup: The Funny Bone. Stops Include: Skiing at the Bogus Basin, Dave has a push-up contest with a guy who is in the Air Force, fetish night at a gay bar, shooting around at the Boise Gun Club, and milking cows at the Stewart Dairy Farm.

Atlanta
star
6.67
3 votes

#20 - Atlanta

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/27/2002

Standup: The Punchline. Stops include: Paintball Atlanta, Cyclorama History Museum, Claremont Lounge, a talk with the reel changer at the Starlight Drive-In, goes behind the scenes at Ingles Supermarket, clubbing at Backstreet Atlanta.

Boston
star
6.50
2 votes

#21 - Boston

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 2/6/2002

A visit to Boston includes a steam bath and a fraternity party.

London
star
6.50
2 votes

#22 - London

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired 6/12/2003

Dave's off to jolly old England to take in new the late night adventures into.

Salt Lake City
star
6.50
2 votes

#23 - Salt Lake City

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired 6/19/2003

Cleveland
star
6.33
3 votes

#24 - Cleveland

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 1/9/2003

Portland
star
6.00
1 votes

#25 - Portland

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired 12/12/2002

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