Single Drunk Female

10 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.

Written by Sophie and last updated on feb 10, 2023.

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Single Drunk Female - S1E1

#10 - Pilot (Season 1 - Episode 1)

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. Kinda.

The episode was rated 7.11 from 162 votes.

Single Drunk Female - S1E5

#9 - Sober For the D and V (Season 1 - Episode 5)


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.

The episode was rated 7.22 from 110 votes.

Single Drunk Female - S1E2

#8 - One Day at a Time (Season 1 - Episode 2)

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.

The episode was rated 7.23 from 131 votes.

Single Drunk Female - S1E3

#7 - I'm Sorry, But... (Season 1 - Episode 3)


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

The episode was rated 7.28 from 117 votes.

Single Drunk Female - S1E6

#6 - Look Me Up Sometime (Season 1 - Episode 6)

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.

The episode was rated 7.29 from 103 votes.

Single Drunk Female - S1E7

#5 - New York (Season 1 - Episode 7)


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.

The episode was rated 7.35 from 92 votes.

Single Drunk Female - S1E4

#4 - Shamrock Shenanigans (Season 1 - Episode 4)

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.

The episode was rated 7.41 from 106 votes.

Single Drunk Female - S1E9

#3 - Higher Parent (Season 1 - Episode 9)


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.

The episode was rated 7.43 from 97 votes.

Single Drunk Female - S1E8

#2 - James (Season 1 - Episode 8)

In this 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.

The episode was rated 7.48 from 88 votes.

Single Drunk Female - S1E10

#1 - A Wedding (Season 1 - Episode 10)


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.

The episode was rated 7.48 from 93 votes.

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