The BEST Episodes of Narcos: Mexico

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 14, 2020

Network: Netflix

A chronicle of the birth of the Mexican drug war in the 1980s and the true story of the Guadalajara cartel's ascent.


#1 - Leyenda

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

As pressure mounts, Félix returns to Sinaloa. An enraged Jaime and Mika seek justice and answers.

star 8.31
868 votes
Directors: Andrés Baiz
Writers: Carlo Bernard
881 Lope de Vega

#2 - 881 Lope de Vega

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

A desperate Jaime is stymied by bureaucratic paperwork. Mika worries about her husband. Félix urges Rafa to disappear.

star 8.16
852 votes
Directors: Andrés Baiz
Writers: Clayton Trussell
The Colombian Connection

#3 - The Colombian Connection

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

A threat leaves Mika shaken. Félix envisions a different kind of future for the Guadalajara cartel.

star 7.97
908 votes
Directors: Amat Escalante
Writers: Andy Black
Just Say No

#4 - Just Say No

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

After the DEA closes in on Rafa's enormous pot field, Félix tries to stop his associates from retaliating. Kiki and Jaime meet with investigators.

star 7.96
879 votes
Writers: Doug Miro
Jefe de Jefes

#5 - Jefe de Jefes

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

María implores Félix to move back to Sinaloa. Kiki gathers evidence of the Guadalajara cartel’s pot fields. Neto mourns.

star 7.96
864 votes
Writers: Ashley Lyle, Bart Nickerson, Clayton Trussell
La Última Frontera

#6 - La Última Frontera

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

A violent power struggle erupts between Falcón and Rafa. As Félix finds a footing in the cocaine business, the DEA tries to lure him into the U.S.

star 7.89
872 votes
Directors: Amat Escalante
Writers: Clayton Trussell, Jessie Nickson-Lopez
El Padrino

#7 - El Padrino

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

Kiki flies solo on a risky undercover operation. Félix turns to his mentor for advice as conflict between the cops and the traffickers escalates.

star 7.82
937 votes
Directors: Andrés Baiz
Writers: Ashley Lyle, Bart Nickerson
The Plaza System

#8 - The Plaza System

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

Félix tries to unite all of the plazas while Rafa searches for water for his seedless weed. Police corruption and the DEA’s complacency frustrate Kiki.

star 7.78
1,008 votes
Writers: Carlo Bernard, Doug Miro
Rafa, Rafa, Rafa!

#9 - Rafa, Rafa, Rafa!

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

After months of frustration, Kiki seizes an opportunity. Rafa runs afoul of powerful government officials, putting Félix in a difficult position.

star 7.69
911 votes
Directors: Andrés Baiz
Writers: Scott Teems

#10 - Camelot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 16, 2018

When the army pillages ​Sinaloa, ​an ambitious pot farmer pitches a plan to build a drug empire in Guadalajara. A young DEA agent transfers to Mexico.

star 7.66
1,114 votes
Writers: Clayton Trussell, Eric Newman