The BEST Episodes of Kaboul Kitchen
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Feb 22, 2021
Afghanistan 2005. George Bush is the President of the United States, Jacques Chirac is the president of France and Jacky (Gilbert Melki), patron of the restaurant "Kitchen Kabul." All expatriates in Kabul come here to party. When his daughter arrives, Jacky does not recognize her because he has not seen her for 20 years. She came to do humanitarian work. It is there to make money ...
#1 - White Lies Between Friends
Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Feb 27, 2012
Jacky meets an old friend journalist in Kabul. It comes to a topic on the colonel, his opium and its links with the West ... which Jacky.
#2 - Not Cool in Kabul
Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Mar 5, 2012
With adventure, shootings, tears, reunions, a betrayal, a loot which disappears and some very very bad Talibans.
#3 - The Traitor, the Bad and the Fiancé
Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Feb 3, 2014
Colonel Amanullah discovers that there is traitor close to him, but still doesn't know who it is and will stop at nothing until he finds out. Meanwhile, Axel's parents have flown in from France to attend his engagement party.
#4 - Jacky Unchained
Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Feb 3, 2014
Jacky and Amanullah are face to face at last, no as longer friends, but as bitter enemies. Jacky has no choice but to trust the CIA and Afghan police to imprison Amanullah or else he's a dead man.
#5 - The Pool
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Feb 13, 2012
There are girls in bathing suits in the pool Jacky. His neighbor shouts obscenity. Jacky meets the freedom of enterprise.
#6 - Vice and Verses
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 20, 2012
Jacky must hide the mistress of the Colonel in Kabul Kitchen. Brigade of vice and virtue stops for pimping.
#7 - Sophie's Departure
Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Feb 27, 2012
Jacky has a stomach ache. Confident of getting cancer, it does not see that her daughter has real problems.
#8 - Cool in Kabul
Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Mar 5, 2012
Rioting in Kabul. Jacky must save his restaurant, its customers, savings and daughter in the same day.
#9 - Don't Shoot the Bartender
Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Jan 20, 2014
After Damien uncovers a big story involving the CIA, Harvey orders Jacky to bug his phone. Conflicted, Jacky doesn't want to betray his employee and friend, who seeks to sell the scoop to the press.
#10 - The Locker Room of Fear
Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Jan 27, 2014
After a close call at Amanullah's palace, Jacky is once again blackmailed, but this time by Harvey. As always, Jacky attempts to deceive the CIA in order to protect his own skin.
#11 - The Ex-Woman of My Life
Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Jan 20, 2014
Jacky's old flame shows up in Kabul as part of a French diplomatic delegation, and requests to book his restaurant for her boss. Jacky is again faced with the obligation to bug his restaurant for the CIA, at the expense of the loyalty to his fellow countrymen.
#12 - Fear in Kabul
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Feb 20, 2012
Two rockets fall of Kabul. The turnover of the restaurant is in freefall. Jacky hires heavily armed mercenaries to reassure its customers.
#13 - The Kabul Hustler
Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jan 20, 2014
In order to lure a CIA target, Harvey brings in prostitutes to Kaboul Kitchen, which brings heat on Jacky from Kabul's underworld. Meanwhile, Colonel Amanullah is planning an arranged marriage for his unruly daughter, Lala.
#14 - The Panther and the Printer
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Feb 13, 2012
Colonel Amanullah wants to help Jacky to solve his problems but alcohol provider Jacky longer fears the remedy that evil.
#15 - Crisis of Faith
Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 5, 2012
The Kaboul Kitchen cook does not want to compromise with the precepts of Islam. He wants more pork on the menu, more alcohol in glasses and more girls in the pool. Jacky turns on and activates the first strike in the country's history.
#16 - Martine in Kabul
Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Feb 27, 2012
Jacky see land Sophie's mother, his ex, in Kabul. She claims for the 60 000€ child support he owes her. She hires an afghan lawyer.
#17 - Dollars and Passion
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 20, 2012
Taxes come to Kabul and then rattle Jacky falls in love with his tax inspector.
#18 - Des poussins et des hommes
Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 27, 2017
#19 - The Girl with the Big Suitcase
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Feb 13, 2012
Jacky's daughter arrives in Kaboul. She wants to do humanitarian work, but he wants her back in the plane...
#20 - Le choix de Sophie
Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 13, 2017
#21 - The Road to Jalalabad
Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Jan 27, 2014
Jacky's had enough with his role as a pawn, and the most recent incident convinces him that he needs to leave Afghanistan as soon as possible. Meanwhile, Sophie attempts to blackmail her former boss and lover with a video tape that could destroy his career.
#22 - The Plague and Cholera
Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Jan 13, 2014
After "escaping" from his kidnappers, Jacky finds his restaurant in serious disrepair and has no money to restart his business. He is forced with the decision to partner with one of two objectionable individuals to reopen Kaboul Kitchen.
#23 - The Man with the Ivory Pistol
Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Feb 3, 2014
While in the CIA's custody, Jacky is interrogated for details surrounding Harvey's death. The CIA force Jacky into locating and retrieving the murder weapon, but getting it is easier said than done.
#24 - Coup de bambou
Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 27, 2017
#25 - My Name is Robert, Jacky Robert
Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jan 13, 2014
After making a deal with Colonel Amanullah and the CIA to reopen his restaurant, Jacky reluctantly accepts his first covert assignment as per the agreement. Meanwhile, under orders from his boss Colonel Amanullah, Axel requests help from Sophie's NGO to finance a new sports stadium.