The BEST Episodes of Please Like Me

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jun 17, 2020

Network: ABC2

After breaking up with his girlfriend, Josh comes to the realization that he is homosexual. With the support of his now ex girlfriend Claire, and his best friend and house mate Tom, Josh must help his mother with her battle with depression and the rest of his family embrace his new found orientation.

Burrito Bowl

#1 - Burrito Bowl

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired Dec 7, 2016

Josh reconnects with his first boyfriend, Geoffrey, who shows Josh some surprising new tricks. As Dad gets excited about a low-carb diet, Ella has a health scare. She encounters an extremely hot doctor making Tom jealous.

star 8.87
188 votes

#2 - Margherita

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Oct 14, 2014

Josh and Arnold go clubbing and run into an out-of-it Patrick. Tom orders a prostitute, Arnold has an anxiety attack, and Dad finally proposes to Mae.

star 8.60
167 votes
Simple Carbohydrates

#3 - Simple Carbohydrates

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 22, 2015

Bread causes friction between Josh and Tom. Arnold workshops his plan to come out to his parents. Mae and Dad have their biggest fight yet. Sick of staying at home, Mum and Hannah have a big night out.

star 8.55
182 votes

#4 - Eggplant

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 15, 2015

Josh is surprised to find he’s living in a romcom. Despite grand romantic gestures, elaborate dates and barely edible vegetarian meals, he still can’t seem to win Arnold over, even with the help of his friends and family.

star 8.48
182 votes
Pancakes With Faces

#5 - Pancakes With Faces

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 19, 2015

As Tom & Ella make a nervous trip to the dentist, Josh & Claire have to deal with a decision that makes them realise they're growing up fast. Mum plots revenge when she learns Stuart is still seeing his wife.

star 8.40
144 votes
Natural Spring Water

#6 - Natural Spring Water

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 5, 2015

Josh, Tom and Arnold have a night to remember as they experiment with drugs, head to a nightclub, meet the intriguing Ella and end up spending a long and surprising night in hospital.

star 8.39
163 votes

#7 - Parmigiana

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Aug 26, 2014

Josh is in a tizz as he prepares for a surprise date with Geoffrey; Arnold checks into mum's hospital; dad and Mae panic over Grace's poo, and Tom finds himself in a bizarre love triangle.

star 8.38
203 votes

#8 - Scroggin

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Sep 23, 2014

Mum and Josh go hiking in Tasmania. There are some funny and revealing times. Mum cries herself to sleep a lot and gets trapped in a waterhole.

star 8.37
183 votes

#9 - Degustation

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 30, 2016

Josh takes his divorced Mum & Dad to a cutting edge degustation dinner. As they work their way through fifteen delicious & intimidating courses, wine is consumed, emotions run high & secrets are spilled.

star 8.34
173 votes
Christmas Trifle

#10 - Christmas Trifle

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Dec 17, 2015

Christmas orphans Tom, Arnold, Ella, Claire and Hannah gather around the table at Josh's for a festive lunch. But warm punch and a vomiting John set the tone for a Christmas they'll never forget.

star 8.32
158 votes

#11 - Champagne

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Dec 10, 2015

Josh, Tom, Claire, Ella and Arnold find themselves stuck in the cabin of a giant observation wheel with only jealousy, tension, secrets and champagne to keep them company.

star 8.31
155 votes
Coq au Vin

#12 - Coq au Vin

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 12, 2015

As the boys recover from their big night, Claire arrives home from Berlin. Josh finally admits that his pet chicken, Adele, is a rooster - but will this mean she ends up becoming the welcome home dinner?

star 8.29
158 votes

#13 - Croquembouche

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 29, 2015

At Arnold's birthday party, Josh, Tom and Hannah finally meet Arnold's rich and charming parents, but Arnold's coming out announcement doesn't go as planned. Dad tries to deal with Mae's revelation.

star 8.26
157 votes
Skinny Latte

#14 - Skinny Latte

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Oct 7, 2014

At Josh's first day on the job, tempers rise. Dad tells Josh he wants to propose to Mae. Arnold's psychiatrist insists Josh and Arnold can only go on a 'safe date'. Complications ensue.

star 8.24
170 votes

#15 - Souvlaki

Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 14, 2016

It's the end of an era as Josh, Tom & Ella move out of their share house & find domestic bliss is hard to come by. Josh confronts Claire & weighs up whether a pasta maker or a therapist will best solve his problems.

star 8.24
172 votes
Horrible Sandwiches

#16 - Horrible Sandwiches

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Mar 28, 2013

Josh's 21st birthday is lost among preparations for a funeral.

star 8.19
274 votes
Directors: Matthew Saville
Writers: Josh Thomas, Liz Doran, Thomas Ward

#17 - Porridge

Season 4 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 16, 2016

A camping trip to celebrate Hannah's birthday goes pear-shaped. Josh and his friends face stormy weather, dampened spirits, a treasure hunt, a dead body and fireworks - both in the sky and in their tent.

star 8.18
181 votes
Sausage Sizzle

#18 - Sausage Sizzle

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 9, 2014

A plumbing misadventure leaves Josh short of cash. Claire returns home. Mum and Ginger have a fight and Jenny's school play provides a backdrop for romance and humiliation.

star 8.17
173 votes
Lapin a La Cocotte

#19 - Lapin a La Cocotte

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 16, 2014

Patrick stomps on Josh's heart. A funeral leads to a disturbing encounter for Tom and Josh takes the psych patients on a trip to the zoo.

star 8.12
181 votes

#20 - Amoxicillin

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Dec 3, 2015

Josh agrees to visit Ben in hospital before his brain surgery, but keeps it a secret from Arnold. Tom discovers he has chlamydia and goes to ridiculous lengths to try and treat Ella without losing her.

star 8.09
151 votes
Portuguese Custard Tarts

#21 - Portuguese Custard Tarts

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Mar 7, 2013

Josh is off to church after God-fearing Aunty Peg catches him making out, and things are hotting up between best friend Tom and ex-girlfriend Claire.

star 8.07
278 votes
Directors: Matthew Saville
Writers: Josh Thomas, Liz Doran, Thomas Ward
Truffled Mac and Cheese

#22 - Truffled Mac and Cheese

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Sep 30, 2014

Patrick moves out. Tom eats Josh's truffled mac and cheese, so Josh barricades him in his room all day. Arnold reveals something personal to Josh. Dad forces Josh to find a job.

star 8.06
165 votes
Gang Keow Wan

#23 - Gang Keow Wan

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 2, 2014

Niamh finds out about Jenny, Hannah joins a choir, Mum gets some shattering news, and Josh has a disastrous date, before an accident brings a car trip with Patrick to an unexpected end.

star 7.96
209 votes
Puff Pastry Pizza

#24 - Puff Pastry Pizza

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 26, 2015

While Arnold is away, Josh takes advantage of his new "open relationship" status by hooking up with a stranger. Tom challenges Josh and Claire to smash his piñata, which is full of secrets from their past.

star 7.95
150 votes
Spanish Eggs

#25 - Spanish Eggs

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Mar 21, 2013

Rose confronts Alan about his younger girlfriend, Mae - which sparks a heated argument. Geoffrey surprises Josh with tickets for the footy. Josh tries to be polite and involved, but it's clear that he is out of his depth.

star 7.86
304 votes
Directors: Matthew Saville
Writers: Josh Thomas, Liz Doran, Thomas Ward