The BEST Episodes of Kaboul Kitchen

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Apr 23, 2021

Network: Canal+

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 ...

White Lies Between Friends

#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.

star 8.49
99 votes
Not Cool in Kabul

#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.

star 8.28
125 votes
The Traitor, the Bad and the Fiancé

#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.

star 8.08
50 votes
Jacky Unchained

#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.

star 8.08
51 votes
The Pool

#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.

star 8.07
104 votes
Vice and Verses

#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.

star 7.98
104 votes
Sophie's Departure

#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.

star 7.97
101 votes
Cool in Kabul

#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.

star 7.95
127 votes
Don't Shoot the Bartender

#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.

star 7.94
50 votes
The Locker Room of Fear

#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.

star 7.93
46 votes
The Ex-Woman of My Life

#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.

star 7.92
48 votes
Fear in Kabul

#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.

star 7.89
74 votes
The Kabul Hustler

#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.

star 7.87
54 votes
The Panther and the Printer

#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.

star 7.79
102 votes
Crisis of Faith

#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.

star 7.69
126 votes
Martine in Kabul

#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.

star 7.65
99 votes
Dollars and Passion

#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.

star 7.63
126 votes
Des poussins et des hommes

#18 - Des poussins et des hommes

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Feb 27, 2017

star 7.62
21 votes
The Girl with the Big Suitcase

#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...

star 7.61
163 votes
Writers: Allan Mauduit, Jean-Patrick Bénès, Marc Victor
Le choix de Sophie

#20 - Le choix de Sophie

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Mar 13, 2017

star 7.50
24 votes
The Road to Jalalabad

#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.

star 7.49
49 votes
The Plague and Cholera

#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.

star 7.46
52 votes
The Man with the Ivory Pistol

#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.

star 7.46
50 votes
Coup de bambou

#24 - Coup de bambou

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Feb 27, 2017

star 7.45
22 votes
My Name is Robert, Jacky Robert

#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.

star 7.35
51 votes