The Best Episodes of Not Going Out

Last Updated: Mar 18, 2019

Not Going Out reveals the many childish antics of witty smart aleck Lee among his friends and family in and around London.


#1 - Lucy

Season 7 - Episode 9

Lee spends time in the bar with Toby worrying that the woman of his dreams is drifting further away.

star 8.44
77 votes
Escape Room

#2 - Escape Room

Season 9 - Episode 2

As a surprise for Lee's birthday, Lucy invites the whole family to join them in an escape room.

star 8.24
68 votes
Directors: Nick Wood
Writers: Lee Mack , Danny Peak

#3 - Wedding

Season 7 - Episode 10

The will-they-won't-they tension reaches new highs in this epic series finale for Christmas that sees Lucy and Lee in previously uncharted emotional waters.

star 8.12
83 votes
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#4 - Drunk

Season 5 - Episode 6

After Lucy suffers a mild indiscretion whilst drunk and claims to have no memory of the event, she and Lee embark on an experiment with a bottle of home-made potato hooch to prove once and for all that you can remember what happens when you're mashed.

star 8.09
80 votes

#5 - Anna

Season 7 - Episode 4

Lucy aspires to be friends with her posh new neighbours Toby and Anna, but she hasn't reckoned on Lee dragging her back down to earth.

star 8.06
82 votes

#6 - Pets

Season 9 - Episode 4

To teach the children to be more responsible Lee and Lucy get a family pet.

star 8.04
49 votes

#7 - Boat

Season 6 - Episode 8

Lee spends a long weekend on his a boat with Lucy, even though she is terrified of water.

star 7.99
75 votes
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#8 - Plane

Season 7 - Episode 8

Flying off on a summer holiday, Lucy and Daisy endure the worst flight of their lives when Lee gets a bad case of the jitters on the plane.

star 7.91
77 votes

#9 - Christening

Season 7 - Episode 2

Lee's big mouth has got him and Lucy invited to a christening party thrown by new neighbours Toby and Anna, and now they have no time to find the perfect present for the baby who has everything.

star 7.91
86 votes

#10 - Stolen

Season 9 - Episode 3

A missing toy keyring causes a rift between Lee and Lucy and best friends, Toby and Anna.

star 7.90
49 votes

#11 - Car

Season 8 - Episode 3

Lee's hopes for a stress-free ferry trip to France with Lucy and the children are dashed when they don't leave enough time for the car journey.

star 7.88
108 votes
Directors: Nick Wood
Writers: Lee Mack, Daniel Peak
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#12 - Babysitting

Season 8 - Episode 2

Reluctantly Lucy allows Lee’s father, Frank, to babysit and then wishes she hadn’t.

star 7.88
121 votes
Directors: Nick Wood
Writers: Lee Mack, Daniel Peak

#13 - Donor

Season 7 - Episode 3

When Lucy decides it is time to have a baby, she is surprised to find the whole family taking a personal interest in the conception.

star 7.87
96 votes
Home Improvements

#14 - Home Improvements

Season 9 - Episode 1

Lucy's father reluctantly allows Lee to help Lucy clear up the builder's mess in their new kitchen extension.

star 7.86
58 votes
Directors: Nick Wood
Writers: Lee Mack , Danny Peak
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Marriage Guidance

#15 - Marriage Guidance

Season 8 - Episode 6

If Lee and Lucy’s marriage wasn’t in trouble before they go to Marriage Counselling, it is by the time they leave.

star 7.84
106 votes
Directors: Nick Wood
Writers: Lee Mack, Daniel Peak

#16 - Pointless

Season 7 - Episode 5

In an attempt to impress Lucy with his intellectual prowess, Lee joins Daisy as a contestant on the TV quiz show Pointless.

star 7.82
89 votes

#17 - Magic

Season 6 - Episode 7

When Lucy's god-daughter is suddenly dumped on her the night before the girl's birthday party, Lucy and Lee have to come up with an appropriate entertainment for fourteen nine-year-olds.

star 7.80
66 votes
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#18 - Alcohol

Season 7 - Episode 6

Frank's drinking becomes a problem and forces Lee and Lucy to reassess the living arrangements in the flat.

star 7.80
79 votes
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#19 - Surprise

Season 7 - Episode 7

No matter what happens, Lucy's surprise party for her parents' anniversary must remain a secret or it won't be a surprise. So why she tells Lee about it is anyone's guess.

star 7.79
77 votes
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Hot Tub

#20 - Hot Tub

Season 8 - Episode 4

Lee and Lucy play Hot Tub Fantasy Date with Anna and Toby, and end up in hot water.

star 7.79
114 votes
Directors: Nick Wood
Writers: Lee Mack, Daniel Peak

#21 - Mugging

Season 7 - Episode 1

When Lucy has her handbag stolen from right under Lee's nose, he feels the need to prove his manliness over and over and over again.

star 7.79
94 votes

#22 - Camping

Season 5 - Episode 3

In a desperate bid to prove his manliness, Lee joins Tim, Daisy and Lucy on a camping weekend in the middle of a dark spooky forest.

star 7.77
82 votes
Directors: Nick Wood
Writers: Lee Mack, Daniel Peak
Bust Up

#23 - Bust Up

Season 9 - Episode 7

Encouraged by Anna, Lucy considers whether a breast augmentation is for her.

star 7.76
55 votes
Pants on Fire

#24 - Pants on Fire

Season 9 - Episode 5

When Lee and Lucy cancel dinner with Toby and Anna at the last moment it opens up a can of worms.

star 7.75
53 votes

#25 - Examination

Season 5 - Episode 5

Lucy finds herself working on a Government initiative encouraging men to regularly check themselves for lumps. Eager to please Lucy, Lee follows the campaign's advice and discovers something he wasn't expecting.

star 7.75
78 votes