The BEST Episodes of Nathan for You

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Aug 1, 2019

Writer, director and comedian Nathan Fielder (CBC's "This Hour Has 22 Minutes'') also has a business degree, and he combines that knowledge with his unusual life experiences to help struggling small businesses boost their sales. However, Fielder's marketing campaigns for each business can best be described as unorthodox, to the point where no traditional sales consultant would ever attempt what he does.

Finding Frances

#1 - Finding Frances

Season 4 - Episode 7

Nathan attempts to help a Bill Gates impersonator reunite with his long-lost love.

star 8.64
203 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Leo Allen, Nathan Fielder, Carrie Kemper, Michael Koman, Adam Locke-Norton, Eric Notarnicola
Dumb Starbucks

#2 - Dumb Starbucks

Season 2 - Episode 5

Nathan uses parody law to help a struggling coffee shop.

star 8.47
277 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz
The Hero

#3 - The Hero

Season 3 - Episode 8

In the Season 3 finale, Nathan searches for a hero that he says is inside of everyone.

star 8.40
209 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz
The Anecdote

#4 - The Anecdote

Season 4 - Episode 4

Nathan hones his storytelling skills.

star 8.21
198 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Leo Allen, Nathan Fielder, Carrie Kemper, Michael Koman, Adam Locke-Norton, Eric Notarnicola
Gas Station / Caricature Artist

#5 - Gas Station / Caricature Artist

Season 1 - Episode 4

Nathan helps an independent gas station by devising the world's greatest rebate. He also attempts to make a fledgling caricature artist famous.

star 8.13
289 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman
Souvenir Shop / ELAIFF

#6 - Souvenir Shop / ELAIFF

Season 2 - Episode 2

Nathan sets up a fake film shoot in an effort to boost sales at a Hollywood souvenir shop, but his plan gets complicated when he discovers that he may have committed fraud.

star 8.09
235 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz
Daddy's Watching / Party Planner

#7 - Daddy's Watching / Party Planner

Season 2 - Episode 6

Nathan helps a dating website attract female users; a party planner; self-motivation.

star 8.05
221 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz
The Richards Tip

#8 - The Richards Tip

Season 4 - Episode 1

Nathan stages an elaborate stunt to make it seem like comedian Michael Richards left a $10,000 tip at a deli.

star 8.04
236 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Leo Allen, Nathan Fielder, Carrie Kemper, Michael Koman, Adam Locke-Norton, Eric Notarnicola
The Claw of Shame

#9 - The Claw of Shame

Season 1 - Episode 7

In this special episode, Nathan performs a daring escape in which he risks a fate that is truly worse than death, and failed business ideas from the season are showcased.

star 7.99
233 votes
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman
The Movement

#10 - The Movement

Season 3 - Episode 3

Nathan devises a way to provide a moving company with free labor.

star 7.98
250 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz
Electronics Store

#11 - Electronics Store

Season 3 - Episode 1

Nathan tries to help a struggling electronics store, and faces off against a large corporation.

star 7.95
294 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz
Smokers Allowed

#12 - Smokers Allowed

Season 3 - Episode 5

Nathan helps a dive bar skirt anti-smoking laws.

star 7.93
228 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz, Eric Notarnicola
Horseback Riding / Man Zone

#13 - Horseback Riding / Man Zone

Season 3 - Episode 2

Nathan comes up with a way for a ranch to accommodate overweight riders; a women's boutique attempts to appease male customers; Nathan may have committed a hate crime.

star 7.91
248 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz
Private Investigator / Taxi Company

#14 - Private Investigator / Taxi Company

Season 1 - Episode 8

Nathan puts a private investigator to the test by allowing himself to be spied on for a day, a taxi company is brought a solution for shy customers, and Nathan is forced to include product placement in his show.

star 7.90
228 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman
Nail Salon / Fun

#15 - Nail Salon / Fun

Season 3 - Episode 7

A plan to protect nail polish from chipping doesn't go as scripted. Also: Nathan works on his worst personality flaw.

star 7.88
208 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz
Andy vs. Uber

#16 - Andy vs. Uber

Season 4 - Episode 3

Nathan reteams with an old client to enlist several disgruntled taxi drivers for a plot to sabotage Uber's business from the inside.

star 7.86
222 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Leo Allen, Nathan Fielder, Carrie Kemper, Michael Koman, Adam Locke-Norton, Eric Notarnicola
Hotel / Travel Agent

#17 - Hotel / Travel Agent

Season 3 - Episode 6

A hotel markets itself to parents who are sexually active; a travel agent concentrates on older clients. Also, Nathan shares his solution for tardiness.

star 7.86
226 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz
Santa / Petting Zoo

#18 - Santa / Petting Zoo

Season 1 - Episode 2

Nathan helps a department-store Santa who's harboring a dark secret and develops a marketing plan for a petting zoo. Also, a teen is nabbed doing graffiti.

star 7.86
333 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman
Shipping Logistics Company

#19 - Shipping Logistics Company

Season 4 - Episode 5

Nathan teaches an international exporter how to ship smoke alarms tax-free.

star 7.86
188 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Leo Allen, Nathan Fielder, Carrie Kemper, Michael Koman, Adam Locke-Norton, Eric Notarnicola
Sporting Goods Store / Antique Shop

#20 - Sporting Goods Store / Antique Shop

Season 3 - Episode 4

An endorsement deal is sought for a sporting-goods store; an antique shop amends a policy regarding accidents.

star 7.83
223 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz
Haunted House / The Hunk

#21 - Haunted House / The Hunk

Season 1 - Episode 5

Nathan helps a haunted house by making it scarier. Later, he attempts to overcome his awkwardness around women by dating several of them at once.

star 7.79
266 votes
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman
Yogurt Shop / Pizzeria

#22 - Yogurt Shop / Pizzeria

Season 1 - Episode 1

Comedian Nathan Fielder gives marketing advice to small businesses in this series, which begins with a campaign for a frozen yoghurt shop to offer an unconventional flavour; and a plan for speedier pizza delivery.

star 7.77
409 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman
Mechanic / Realtor

#23 - Mechanic / Realtor

Season 2 - Episode 1

Nathan convinces a mechanic to verify his estimates with a polygraph test and rebrands Sue Stanford as the Ghost Realtor.

star 7.75
248 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz
Toy Company / Movie Theatre

#24 - Toy Company / Movie Theatre

Season 2 - Episode 8

Nathan shows a toy company how to market to children; a movie theater instates a no-sharing policy.

star 7.74
207 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz
Pet Store / Maid Service

#25 - Pet Store / Maid Service

Season 2 - Episode 3

Nathan places a controversial ad in a pet cemetery and takes tips from a focus group.

star 7.73
199 votes
Directors: Nathan Fielder
Writers: Nathan Fielder, Michael Koman, Dan Mintz