The BEST Episodes of Las Vegas

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 21, 2019

Network: NBC

Welcome to the Montecito Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, where you can do anything you want... but Ed Deline and his crack surveillance team will be watching. Just remember, what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas...

To Protect and Serve Manicotti

#1 - To Protect and Serve Manicotti

Season 2 - Episode 18

When a local restaurateur (and mother of a Montecito showgirl) is approached by petty mobsters, Ed enlists the support of a long-time friend "Frank the Repairman" (guest star Sylvester Stallone) to quash their extortion attempts. As the two navigate their way through the local mob's hierarchy, Ed discovers that he has a decades-old connection to the ringleader. Elsewhere, Danny and Mike feverishly work to reclaim $100,000 stolen from the casino by a cunning thief. Once the thief's identity is revealed, Danny concocts a clever scheme to make good on the money before Ed discovers the truth. Meanwhile, Joe Rogan (as himself ) visits the casino in search of a little R & R. Sam , Delinda and Nessa who are desperate to be contestants on Joe's show, compete with each other for his attention.

star 8.38
87 votes
Writers: Gardner Stern
Father of the Bride

#2 - Father of the Bride

Season 3 - Episode 23

While Delinda is preparing to get married old romances resurface. Bachelor and Bachelorette Parties are being planned. Meanwhile Ed is being visited by his CIA past.

star 8.38
84 votes
Writers: Gary Scott Thompson
Letters, Lawyers and Loose Women

#3 - Letters, Lawyers and Loose Women

Season 2 - Episode 22

Mary meets her secret admirer but faces legal issues on the road to romance. When a philandering hotel guest (guest star Dave Foley) loses his wedding ring at a local brothel, Mike agrees to help him find it by investigating the establishment. Meanwhile, Danny and Ed do some investigating of their own to respect a friend's last wish for justice.

star 8.27
83 votes
Father of the Bride Redux

#4 - Father of the Bride Redux

Season 4 - Episode 1

Delinda must face her fiancé Derek and tell him about her feelings for Danny. Everyone is shocked by Ed's attack. When a whale refuses to leave a Villa in one of the Montecito's Hawaiian resorts Sam has to head out there to take care of it.

star 8.22
87 votes
Blood Is Thicker

#5 - Blood Is Thicker

Season 2 - Episode 3

Ed is framed for murder when enemies from his past resurface. Danny and Mike secretly intervene to investigate and take matters into their own hands. Meanwhile, Sam, Nessa, Mary and Delinda desperately attempt to find tenants for their new joint-purchased home, settling on what they think to be the perfect tenants, only to discover they've misjudged the situation.

star 8.22
101 votes
Directors: Allison Liddi
Writers: Matt Pyken, Allison Liddi
Delinda's Box (1)

#6 - Delinda's Box (1)

Season 4 - Episode 5

Delinda's been kidnapped and there's only 12 hours to save her. Ed tries to get his hands on $50 million in ransom money from the Montecito. Sam is dealing with a couple of guys who just won 2 Million Dollars each. And if that's not enough there's a flu epidemic hitting the hotel.

star 8.21
77 votes
Directors: David Solomon
Writers: Robb Cullen, Mark Cullen
Whale of a Time

#7 - Whale of a Time

Season 2 - Episode 15

Ed receives an unexpected visit from a beautiful former co-worker, whose mere presence puts everyone's lives in serious danger. Danny and Mike are enlisted to protect the gorgeous womanwith a mysterious background, and find it to be much harder than expected. Meanwhile, Delinda and Nessa compete for the affection of a high-roller. What once began as a friendly competition turns into an all-out war as the two vie to see who is more appealing. Elsewhere, a man's bride-to-be strands him at the altar, leaving Mary to save his trip from being a complete disaster.

star 8.20
88 votes
Run, Cooper, Run

#8 - Run, Cooper, Run

Season 5 - Episode 5

Danny and Mike are called to the rescue to solve a murder that occurred in Cooper's suite, while Cooper claims that he can't remember what happened.

star 8.20
80 votes
Directors: David Straiton
Writers: Rob Wright
3 Babes, 100 Guns & a Fat Chick

#9 - 3 Babes, 100 Guns & a Fat Chick

Season 5 - Episode 13

A fugitive is tracked to the Montecito and every bounty hunter and FBI agent in the vicinity wants to make the capture. Danny, Mike, and Cooper get involved but somehow find themselves fighting for their own lives. A favorite "whale" of Sam is in town, but she discovers that his perfect life is in pieces so she offers to lend a hand. With assistance from three hot women, Piper hosts a post-New Year;s pool party that brings cash into the casino. Meanwhile, Delinda feels insecure about her pregnancy weight, but realizes she's not the only one that has packed on the pounds.

star 8.19
73 votes
Writers: Gary Scott Thompson
The Big Bang

#10 - The Big Bang

Season 1 - Episode 22

While attempting to comfort a concerned gambler who is demanding his favorite dealer, Nessa discovers the diehard blackjack player has a bomb strapped to his chest. As she causally alerts Ed - who joins the nervous bomber at the table - Nessa attempts to talk him down while Danny discovers the horrifying truth that second bombs has been planted inside the hotel by an accomplice. Elsewhere, Mary and Sam prep the pool for a private concert by rock star Everlast (as himself) for a group of privileged teenagers while Delinda attempts to make her kitchen demonstration a success.

star 8.18
88 votes
Directors: Allison Liddi
Writers: Matt Pyken, Michael Berns
Games People Play

#11 - Games People Play

Season 2 - Episode 6

Nessa is stunned when a mysterious woman shows up at the Montecito with news that her father is alive and wants to communicate with her. She begins to question what Ed has told her of her father's whereabouts which leads her right into a trap that affects the whole casino. Meanwhile, when a video gaming convention takes over the hotel, Sam, Danny and Mike have to police fraudulent acts of plagiarism. Elsewhere, Mary befriends a hotel guest who lost her husband after ten year s of marriage and is desperate to keep his memory alive.

star 8.16
95 votes
Writers: Adele Lim
Tainted Love

#12 - Tainted Love

Season 2 - Episode 17

Sam is over the moon about hosting the "whale of all whales" - a billionare (guest star Dean Cain) she's hooked to stay at the Montecito. With her hands full, she tosses her other clients onto Mary and Delinda. Things get out of hand when Mary's billionaires turn out to be cheating the horse racing system requiring Danny to fly up to come to her aid. Meanwhile, Sam falls apart when she realizes that the billionare is her husband, whom she's been separated from for seven years. Elsewhere, Ed is slapped with jury duty on Valentine's day and deals with the wrath of Jillian (Cheryl Ladd), who thinks he's avoiding the special day on purpose. Despite his efforts to get himself off of the hook, the judge refuses, leaving Ed to have to trust Mike with manning the homebase.

star 8.16
92 votes
Directors: Allison Liddi
Always Faithful

#13 - Always Faithful

Season 1 - Episode 23

Danny is recalled to the marines, effective in 24 hours. While he is getting his affairs in order, Mary has a visit from her father. Danny and Mary confront him together, and when he tells her that he has two little girls, she decides to tell his wife what he did to his first little girl. The casino is also dealing with counterfeit money, and Mike is at the forefront of solving the crime. There is a going away party for Danny, he asks Ed to be the executor of his will, gives his car keys to Mike and says goodbye to everybody. Finally he leaves and goes to see Mary, they make love and she tells him that she loves him. He then meets Mike and is driven through Las Vegas one last time as he leaves.

star 8.15
102 votes
Writers: Gary Scott Thompson
Hide and Sneak

#14 - Hide and Sneak

Season 2 - Episode 21

Ed suspects that the Montecito's security system has been breached and that he and his hotel staff are now under surveillance, Danny and Mike are employed to expose the identity of the phantom mole. Meanwhile, Sam is seduced by a high-rolling vampire when he mysteriously appears in her room. Elsewhere, DeLinda escorts her sheepishly innocent Amish cousin as he sows his oats on the Vegas strip before returning to the simple life.

star 8.14
84 votes
White Christmas

#15 - White Christmas

Season 4 - Episode 8

It's Christmas and everybody in the Montecito is forced to take part in Ed's secret Santa gift exchange. At the same time Danny's car, his most valuable possession, is stolen on Christmas Eve. Delinda is planning her first Christmas with Danny. And Sam gets an autographed photo of Elvis during one of his first concerts as a surprise for one of her favorite "whales."

star 8.14
73 votes
Writers: Gary Scott Thompson
When You Got to Go, You Got to Go

#16 - When You Got to Go, You Got to Go

Season 2 - Episode 12

When Ed (James Caan) is kidnapped, Danny (Josh Duhamel) and Mike (James Lesure) begin a frantic search of the city to find him. The fact that Ed refuses to let them contact autorities or pay the kidnapper's ransom only makes their search more difficult. Sam (Vanessa Marcil) arranges a Vegas-style wedding for one of her clients, but it comes to a screeching halt when their lucky rings are lost. Elsewhere, Mary (Nikki Cox) and Delinda (Molly Sims) collaborate when the Montecito hosts a popular 80's rock band (Duran-Duran).

star 8.12
88 votes
Can You See What I See?

#17 - Can You See What I See?

Season 2 - Episode 16

When the hotel enters one of its slowest weeks of the year, Ed decides to stir things up a bit by switching everyone's job positions around so they can walk in one another's shoes. Delinda takes over for Ed and finds herself bored stiff after having to attend a city hall meeting while Sam and Mary take over surveillance. Meanwhile, Danny is in charge of the casino floor and runs into an old high school buddy who's having extremely unusual and suspicious luck winning millions of dollars. Elsewhere, Mike is put to the task of clearing a traffic ticket that Ed claims is wrong - despite the fact that there are photos to prove his guilt.

star 8.11
88 votes
Magic Carpet Fred

#18 - Magic Carpet Fred

Season 2 - Episode 23

When the colorful billionaire Fred Puterbaugh (guest star Jon Lovitz) returns to the Montecito, with new girlfriend singing star Ashanti (as herself), there is bound to be some great entertainment. But once Ed and Danny discover exactly what brought the incorrigible billionaire back to Vegas, an audacious performance is the least of their worries. Meanwhile, a beguilling magician uses his skills to help Ed catch a slippery thief. Elsewhere, Sam finds new meaning in the words 'feminine wiles' when a highroller's wife makes a visit to the casino spa.

star 8.10
79 votes
Bold, Beautiful, Blue

#19 - Bold, Beautiful, Blue

Season 3 - Episode 8

A necklace with a priceless gemstone, the Star of Kashmir, is being stolen while on display in the Montecito.

star 8.10
82 votes
Writers: Matt Pyken
Hit Me!

#20 - Hit Me!

Season 2 - Episode 20

When cutting-edge surveillance technology fails to catch a thief in the act, Ed must rely on good ol' human ingenuity to crack the case. Elsewhere, Mary (Nikki Cox) and Mike (James Lesure) intervene when a cheating husband is caught red-handed. Meanwhile, when Montecito's grooviest high-roller is in need of vintage duds, only Emmy-winner Don Knotts (as himself, "The Andy Griffith Show") can keep his polyester groove alive.

star 8.09
88 votes
Directors: Tim Matheson
Writers: Michael Berns, Kim Newton
Whatever Happened To Seymour Magoon?

#21 - Whatever Happened To Seymour Magoon?

Season 3 - Episode 4

Sam's whale is named Trey Cooper, a handsome 30-year-old who brought his Great Dane to the casino. There are a lot of dogs around the casino as the Nevada State Dog Show is taking place. Jillian enters the Deline's dog in the competition. Monica and Danny meet with an 80-year-old woman named Dottie. Monica offers 3 million for Dottie's house in order to build a golf course. Things will become complicated when on the demolition site, construction workers find a skeleton. A CSI believes it could be the body of Seymour "Blue Jaw" Magoon, a member of a 40s gang called Murder Inc. Mike helps a couple who's "stuck" together. Jake seems to still be in Mary's life. Mike is still helping Danny to find information on the woman his father was dating before he died.

star 8.09
93 votes
The Chicken is Making My Back Hurt

#22 - The Chicken is Making My Back Hurt

Season 4 - Episode 12

After certain events Ed is forced to take anger management classes which obligates him to reach inner peace. If he looses control one more time the Montecito might loose its gaming liscence. Sam gets disturbed when her host, a famous basketball player, gets interested in Mary. Mike wants to buy a condo but can't secure the deal . Delinda gets in trouble while cooking a dinner for the homeless when she wants to show what a good person she is.

star 8.08
71 votes
Directors: Steven DePaul
Writers: Mark Cullen, Robb Cullen

#23 - Centennial

Season 2 - Episode 24

In the final episode of the series' second season, the new owner of the Montecito will be making some big changes to both the staff and property at the casino. Jon Bon Jovi and Dean Cain guest star in the finale.

star 8.08
83 votes
Directors: David Solomon
Writers: Gary Scott Thompson
Three Weddings and a Funeral (1)

#24 - Three Weddings and a Funeral (1)

Season 5 - Episode 18

When thieves want to steal a rare stamp from a Montecito auction, they take the whole surveillance team hostage.

star 8.08
60 votes
Directors: Bill L. Norton
Writers: Rob Wright, Jill Cargerman
Wines and Misdemeanors

#25 - Wines and Misdemeanors

Season 4 - Episode 9

A rare bottle of wine is found in the wine cellar of the Montecito, so Ed decides to sell it in an auction to improve the Montecito image. However, Mike discovers that the wine isn't original just after it is sold for one million dollars. Also, a group of retirees goes to the Montecito for a sudoku tournament and starts giving Sam a hard time when they have a different idea of fun. Danny gets jealous when Delinda starts spending a lot of time with a new toy.

star 8.08
75 votes
Writers: Jill Cargerman