The BEST episodes of Single Drunk Female

Every episode of Single Drunk Female ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Single Drunk Female!

A public flame-out at a New York media company forces 20-something alcoholic Samantha Fink to seize the only chance she has to sober up and avoid jail time: moving back home with her overbearing mother, Carol. Back in Greater Boston, Samantha restarts her life, working at the local grocery store while surrounded by all of the triggers that made her drink in the first place. Confronted with remnants of her old life, including run-ins with her perfect former best friend, who is now dating her ex, Samantha sets out on a path to move past her worst self and figure out her best self. Kinda.

Last Updated: 2/5/2023Network:Freeform
A Wedding
93 votes

#1 - A Wedding

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 3/17/2022

On her wedding day, Brit’s jitters lead her to make an unexpected decision. Carol and Bob take their relationship to a new level. Sam learns the truth about James and is shaken to the core about what her future might hold.

Directors: Mary Wigmore
Writer: Jay Dyer
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
88 votes

#2 - James

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 3/3/2022

In a flashback episode, an inebriated James meets a drunken “Katrina” (Sam) in a bar on Thanksgiving. After getting kicked out, the two embark upon their own one-night holiday celebration. James’ time with Sam spurs him to make a change.

Writer: Jenni Konner
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Higher Parent
97 votes

#3 - Higher Parent

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 3/10/2022

After celebrating a milestone with a bang, Sam decides it’s time to make amends with Carol. When a fight with Joel makes Brit reexamine the future, she turns to an unlikely ally: Felicia. Meanwhile, James conceals a destructive secret.

Directors: Travon Free
Writer: Simone Finch
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Shamrock Shenanigans
106 votes

#4 - Shamrock Shenanigans

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 2/3/2022

Sam faces her hardest challenge yet: avoiding alcohol on St. Patrick's Day in Boston. Brit gives Sam an unexpected chance to rekindle their friendship. James and Mindy track down his lost keys while battling St. Patrick's Day temptations.

Directors: Travon Free
Writer: Chloe Keenan
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
New York
92 votes

#5 - New York

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 2/24/2022

Sam and James travel to New York. While there, Sam is confronted with memories of who she was before sobriety and must decide whether she can risk being Old Sam again. Olivia and Stephanie take an important step in their IVF journey.

Directors: Keith Powell
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Look Me Up Sometime
103 votes

#6 - Look Me Up Sometime

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/17/2022

Sam scores a victory when she lands a job interview in New York with an unlikely ally, only to discover how scary it is to write while sober. Concerned that her daughter needs help, Carol breaks a boundary and introduces herself to Olivia.

Directors: Kimmy Gatewood
Writer: Aminatou Sow
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
I’m Sorry, But…
117 votes

#7 - I’m Sorry, But…

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/27/2022

Sam tries to win over Brit by making an amends at her birthday party. Unfortunately, Sam wasn't invited, and neglects Felicia. Meanwhile, when Sam's probation officer stops by, Carol struggles to explain Sam's "situation" to her friends.

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One Day at a Time
131 votes

#8 - One Day at a Time

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/20/2022

An awkward run-in with her former best friend and her ex inspires Sam to own up to her past mistakes, both emotionally and financially. Meanwhile, as she resets her relationship with her mom, Sam is horrified to learn Carol is dating.

Directors: Phil Traill
Writer: Simone Finch
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
Sober For the D and V
110 votes

#9 - Sober For the D and V

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 2/10/2022

Sam embarks upon her first terrifyingly personal hook-up as a sober person with the help of Felicia, who has big plans to jump start Sam's dating life. Meanwhile, Carol "accidentally" plants a small seed of doubt in Brit's mind about Joel.

Directors: John Riggi
Writer: Lauren Bans
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes
162 votes

#10 - Pilot

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/20/2022

A public flame-out forces 20-something alcoholic Sam to move back home with her overbearing mother, Carol. Surrounded by all the triggers that made her drink, Sam tries to move past her worst self and figure out her best self.

Directors: Leslye Headland
Writer: Simone Finch
Watch Now:AmazoniTunes

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