The BEST Episodes of Lucifer

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 17, 2021

Network: FOX

Lucifer, the original fallen angel, is bored and unhappy in Hell and decides to retire to Los Angeles and open an upscale nightclub. After a murder takes place outside his club, he meets an intriguing homicide detective named Chloe, and partners up with her to solve cases.

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Who's da New King of Hell?

#1 - Who's da New King of Hell?

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired May 8, 2019

With murderous demons on the loose in Los Angeles, it's up to Lucifer to reign in the chaos and protect the people he most cares about.

star 8.53
1,920 votes
Directors: Eagle Egilsson
Writers: Ildy Modrovich
A Devil of My Word

#2 - A Devil of My Word

Season 3 - Episode 24 - Aired May 14, 2018

Shocked by someone's death, Chloe, Lucifer and the rest of the team work together to investigate and take down the killer. Then, Lucifer has an epiphany, Maze decides to mend a broken friendship and Chloe finally sees the truth.

star 8.51
2,979 votes
Directors: Eagle Egilsson
Writers: Joe Henderson
A Chance at a Happy Ending

#3 - A Chance at a Happy Ending

Season 5 - Episode 16 - Aired May 28, 2021

The end is nigh! Lucifer, Chloe, Maze and Amenadiel prepare for battle with Michael and his not-so-angelic army of supporters.

star 8.29
833 votes
Directors: Karen Gaviola
Writers: Ildy Modrovich, Joe Henderson
Spoiler Alert

#4 - Spoiler Alert

Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 21, 2020

Chloe learns a serial killer may have embellished his crimes. Amenadiel worries about his son's health. Pete opens up to Ella.

star 8.27
1,227 votes
Directors: Kevin Alejandro
Writers: Chris Rafferty
Save Lucifer

#5 - Save Lucifer

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired May 8, 2019

Lucifer's so-called epiphany has Chloe worried, but it's his physical transformation that's really freaking her out. Also, Maze gives Eve a pep talk.

star 8.23
1,820 votes
Directors: Lisa Demaine
Writers: Joe Henderson
Quintessential Deckerstar

#6 - Quintessential Deckerstar

Season 3 - Episode 23 - Aired May 7, 2018

When Lucifer and Chloe investigate the death of a woman, they discover that they may be pursuing the wrong suspect. Then, Charlotte risks her safety when she decides to take matters into her own hands, and just as Lucifer makes a huge confession, he gets a tragic phone call that changes everything.

star 8.22
2,938 votes
Directors: Claudia Yarmy
Writers: Ildy Modrovich
The Good, the Bad and the Crispy

#7 - The Good, the Bad and the Crispy

Season 2 - Episode 18 - Aired May 29, 2017

After Charlotte accidentally charbroils a man to death in self-defense, Lucifer must try and keep Chloe from figuring out the truth. Lucifer puts Maze in charge of finding Charlotte and Amenadiel, who have both gone missing in light of recent circumstances, while he finds a permanent solution for the ticking-time-bomb he calls Mom.

star 8.21
5,643 votes
Directors: Karen Gaviola
Writers: Ildy Modrovich
Goodbye, Lucifer

#8 - Goodbye, Lucifer

Season 6 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 10, 2021

Lucifer tries to enjoy what may be his last day on Earth. Dan's killer escapes from prison. Chloe drops a serious bombshell.

star 8.21
220 votes
Directors: Kevin Alejandro
Writers: Chris Rafferty
Take Me Back to Hell

#9 - Take Me Back to Hell

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Apr 25, 2016

When Lucifer is framed for murder, he and Chloe must work together to clear his name and prove the identity of the true killer

star 8.20
6,019 votes
Directors: Nathan Hope
Writers: Joe Henderson
Is This Really How It's Going to End?!

#10 - Is This Really How It's Going to End?!

Season 5 - Episode 15 - Aired May 28, 2021

Lucifer learns that not all of his siblings want him to land the big promotion. Also, Dan offers to set Ella up with an old friend.

star 8.18
804 votes
Directors: Ildy Modrovich
Writers: Jason Ning
A Good Day to Die

#11 - A Good Day to Die

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Jan 30, 2017

Lucifer must find the antidote to the Professor's poison before it kills Chloe. He travels to hell to find the Professor's soul and get him to turn over the antidote. While he's there, he is forced to confront his guilt about Uriel's death. Mom heads to hell to get Lucifer back, but Lucifer still feels betrayed by his parents because of something he discovers.

star 8.12
5,810 votes
Directors: Alrick Riley
Writers: Chris Rafferty, Joe Henderson
Quid Pro Ho

#12 - Quid Pro Ho

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 28, 2016

Charlotte is determined to get Lucifer to leave Earth by turning Chloe against him. Meanwhile, Amenadiel has begun working as Charlotte's soldier, which makes Maze question his loyalty.

star 8.10
5,986 votes
Directors: Nathan Hope
Writers: Ildy Modrovich, Julia Fontana
Pin the Tail on the Daddy

#13 - Pin the Tail on the Daddy

Season 6 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 10, 2021

Lucifer reconnects with a few former flames in hopes of disproving Rory's claim. Dan tries to find someone— anyone—who can actually see him.

star 8.05
282 votes
Directors: Viet Nguyen
Writers: Cary Woodworth
Love Handles

#14 - Love Handles

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Jan 23, 2017

Lucifer and Chloe investigate a mysterious masked killer who is poisoning college students. They also try to make sense of their new relationship, after a long-awaited kiss. Meanwhile, Charlotte visits Linda for advice on a touchy subject.

star 8.04
5,673 votes
Directors: Karen Gaviola
Writers: Alex Katsnelson
Super Bad Boyfriend

#15 - Super Bad Boyfriend

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired May 8, 2019

Lucifer and Chloe investigate a teacher's murder. Meanwhile, Lucifer goes to extremes to convince Eve to dump him, and Amenadiel mentors a teen.

star 8.04
1,796 votes
Directors: Claudia Yarmy
Writers: Jason Ning
Devil Is as Devil Does

#16 - Devil Is as Devil Does

Season 4 - Episode 7 - Aired May 8, 2019

Eve takes a more active role in her main man's professional life. Meanwhile, Lucifer gets back to basics and Amenadiel fights for his family.

star 8.04
1,759 votes
Writers: Jem Graham Imada
Partners ‘Til the End

#17 - Partners ‘Til the End

Season 6 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 10, 2021

Desperate to rescue Rory, Lucifer and Chloe confront her kidnapper with guns and wings blazing. Lucifer finally comes to terms with his purpose.

star 8.02
230 votes
Directors: Sherwin Shilati
Writers: Ildy Modrovich, Joe Henderson
Monster

#18 - Monster

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 31, 2016

Guilty and self-destructive, Lucifer clashes with Chloe during an investigation, leading her to team up with Dan instead. Meanwhile, Amenadiel bonds with Charlotte, and Maze takes Trixie trick-or-treating.

star 8.02
5,668 votes
Directors: Eagle Egilsson
Writers: Chris Rafferty
Off the Record

#19 - Off the Record

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 13, 2017

A reporter seeks revenge after he discovers that Lucifer has been sleeping with his estranged wife. However, when it's revealed that Linda is the reporter's estranged wife, things get messy. Lucifer's reputation and safety are on the line, especially when a serial killer from the past resurfaces.

star 8.00
3,892 votes
Writers: Chris Rafferty, Jen Graham Imada, Mike Costa
Homewrecker

#20 - Homewrecker

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 21, 2016

Following the murder of the owner of the building in which Lux is located, Lucifer and Chloe search for the killer, while Lucifer also deals with the fact that the new owner wants to evict him and demolish the place. Lucifer goes to great lengths to protect his home, and is entirely shocked when Chloe is supportive of him. Meanwhile, Maze and Amenadiel follow Charlotte around, as she comes up with a plan to upset Lucifer enough to want to leave earth and go back to Heaven.

star 7.99
5,897 votes
Directors: Greg Beeman
Writers: Mike Costa
Expire Erect

#21 - Expire Erect

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired May 8, 2019

After a collector of classic cars is killed, Lucifer and Chloe search for the culprit -- as well as some closure to their relationship.

star 7.98
1,777 votes
Directors: Viet Nguyen
Writers: Mike Costa
The Sin Bin

#22 - The Sin Bin

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 11, 2017

With the Sinnerman in custody, Lucifer is prepared to go to any length to get his devil face back. But, with another victim's life on the line, will Lucifer's conscience hinder or help? Meanwhile, Trixie is introduced to Charlotte and questions the relationship she has with her father.

star 7.98
3,695 votes
Directors: Greg Beeman
Writers: Sheri Elwood
O, Ye of Little Faith, Father

#23 - O, Ye of Little Faith, Father

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired May 8, 2019

An ex-gang member's murder may mask an even darker crime. Lucifer catches Chloe in a lie. Dan and Maze go rogue. Linda braces for looming motherhood.

star 7.98
1,849 votes
Writers: Jason Ning
Somebody's Been Reading Dante's Inferno

#24 - Somebody's Been Reading Dante's Inferno

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired May 8, 2019

Chloe and Lucifer look into a murder on the set of a reality show. Father Kinley presses forward with a plan. Amenadiel reconsiders his idea of home.

star 7.96
1,879 votes
Directors: Sam Hill
Writers: Ildy Modrovich
#TeamLucifer

#25 - #TeamLucifer

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Apr 18, 2016

When a woman is found dead on the Hollywood Walk of Fame – with her body twisted into the shape of a pentagram – the investigation leads Lucifer and team into the world of Satanists, where they soon realize, evil doesn't always live where we expect it to.

star 7.96
5,775 votes
Directors: Greg Beeman
Writers: Ildy Modrovich