Everybody Loves Raymond - Episode Guide

Season 1


Episode: 1x01 | Airdate: Sep 13, 1996

Tired of their interference, Debra tries to prevent Ray's parents and brother from coming over on her birthday.

I Love You

Episode: 1x02 | Airdate: Sep 20, 1996

Ray and Debra wonder why Ray and his family have problems with public displays of affection.

I Wish I Were Gus

Episode: 1x03 | Airdate: Sep 27, 1996

Ray is chosen to do a eulogy for his great uncle Gus.

Standard Deviation

Episode: 1x04 | Airdate: Oct 4, 1996

Robert gives Ray and Debra IQ tests as part of his criminal psychology course.

Look Don't Touch

Episode: 1x05 | Airdate: Oct 11, 1996

Ray has problems with Debra when she notices him noticing Angelina, a new waitress at Nemo's.

Frank, the Writer

Episode: 1x06 | Airdate: Oct 18, 1996

Frank tries to use Ray to get his own column in Ray's paper after Reader's Digest accepts and prints some of his jokes.

Your Place or Mine?

Episode: 1x07 | Airdate: Oct 28, 1996

Fed up with Frank, Marie moves in with Ray and Debra.


Episode: 1x08 | Airdate: Nov 1, 1996

Debra's parents come to visit, and there's a massive difference with them compared to Frank and Marie.

Win, Lose or Draw

Episode: 1x09 | Airdate: Nov 8, 1996

Ray gets invited to play in Frank's poker game at Nemo's.

Turkey or Fish

Episode: 1x10 | Airdate: Nov 22, 1996

Debra wants to create her own Thanksgiving tradition by making fish instead of turkey. Marie isn't happy about it.

Captain Nemo

Episode: 1x11 | Airdate: Dec 13, 1996

Ray and Robert are at odds over who should be captain of Nemo's basketball team.

The Ball

Episode: 1x12 | Airdate: Dec 20, 1996

Ray discovers the baseball he had with Mickey Mantle's autograph isn't authentic.

Debra's Sick

Episode: 1x13 | Airdate: Jan 3, 1997

Ray is supposed to meet with Terry Bradshaw for his column, but Debra comes down with the flu and he has to take care of her and the kids.

Who's Handsome?

Episode: 1x14 | Airdate: Jan 17, 1997

Ray can't accept that others think Robert is more attractive than him. Robert is first introduced to Amy.

The Car

Episode: 1x15 | Airdate: Jan 31, 1997

Debra grows tired of driving the old car that Ray bought from his parents. It becomes even worse when she finds out Ray used to make out in it.


Episode: 1x16 | Airdate: Feb 7, 1997

For Valentine's Day, Raymond has the fake diamond in Debra's engagement ring replaced with a real one. He doesn't realize Debra already had it replaced with a diamond from her grandmother's ring.

The Game

Episode: 1x17 | Airdate: Feb 21, 1997

A game of Scruples becomes arguing over honesty when the cable goes out.

Recovering Pessimist

Episode: 1x18 | Airdate: Feb 28, 1997

When Ray is up for Sports Writer of the Year Award, he becomes overly pessimistic about winning. When Debra convinces him to be more optimistic, he discovers that has a downside when the rest of the family is full of pessimists in their own right.

The Dog

Episode: 1x19 | Airdate: Mar 3, 1997

Ray brings home a bulldog that reminds him of one he had to give up as a kid due to allergies. But Debra is not impressed, and Robert is bonding even more with the dog than Ray.


Episode: 1x20 | Airdate: Mar 10, 1997

Ray's neighbors have had it with the behavior of Frank and Marie, and insist on a meeting at Ray's to determine what to do about them.

Fascinatin' Debra

Episode: 1x21 | Airdate: Mar 17, 1997

Debra speaks to a radio psychologist, who ends up wanting to interview her for a new book. It becomes more than expected when the psychologist meets the rest of the family.

Why Are We Here?

Episode: 1x22 | Airdate: Apr 7, 1997

Ray and Debra flashback to their first apartment, as Debra discovers she's expecting the twin boys and Robert's wife wants a divorce.

Season 2

Ray's on TV

Episode: 2x01 | Airdate: Sep 22, 1997

Raymond turns into an awkward mess when appearing on a television talk show about sports.

Father Knows Least

Episode: 2x02 | Airdate: Sep 29, 1997

Unable to deal with Ally's outbursts, Ray and Debra take a child parenting class. Raymond finds the "active listening" technique he learned in it will work on certain people behaving like children across the street as well.


Episode: 2x03 | Airdate: Oct 6, 1997

Ray and Robert have some awkward bonding while getting Robert through the anniversary of his divorce.


Episode: 2x04 | Airdate: Oct 13, 1997

Ray takes piano lessons from Marie (again) after Ally refuses to take any more.


Episode: 2x05 | Airdate: Oct 20, 1997

Ray and Kevin trick Debra into letting Ray play golf. Ray has an anxiety episode.


Episode: 2x06 | Airdate: Oct 27, 1997

Ray learns that Marie and Frank separated for a year while celebrating their 40th anniversary. Learning Frank only returned after Ray broke his arm, Ray wonders if its his fault that his parents are still together and miserable.

Working Late Again

Episode: 2x07 | Airdate: Nov 3, 1997

Debra tries to get Ray to set up an office at home after reading an article that some people prefer being at work, and Ray is constantly working late.

The Children's Book

Episode: 2x08 | Airdate: Nov 10, 1997

Tired of reading the same books to Ally, Debra tries writing a children's book.

The Gift

Episode: 2x09 | Airdate: Nov 17, 1997

Ray ends up getting his father an expensive aquarium out of guilt.

High School

Episode: 2x10 | Airdate: Nov 24, 1997

Raymond attends his 20th high school reunion with Debra, only to make some startling discoveries about her.

The Letter

Episode: 2x11 | Airdate: Dec 8, 1997

Debra has had it with Marie's constant interference and writes a letter to her telling her to stop intruding in their lives. Ray does his best to stop his mother from getting the letter.

All I Want for Christmas

Episode: 2x12 | Airdate: Dec 15, 1997

Ray is willing to try anything to get what he wants for Christmas, which is some "mood" time with Debra in bed.

Civil War

Episode: 2x13 | Airdate: Jan 5, 1998

Ray feels left out and tricks his way into being invited to a civil war reenactment with Frank and Robert.

Mia Famiglia

Episode: 2x14 | Airdate: Jan 12, 1998

Ray helps Ally track down Frank's long-lost Aunt Sarina, who lives in Italy, for a school genealogy project. This leads to Sarina showing up at their doorstep.

Marie's Meatballs

Episode: 2x15 | Airdate: Jan 19, 1998

Raymond makes the mistake of choosing his mother's food over his wife's.

The Checkbook

Episode: 2x16 | Airdate: Feb 2, 1998

Ray attempts to take over handling the family budget, after insulting Debra when she's trying to get it done.

The Ride-Along

Episode: 2x17 | Airdate: Feb 23, 1998

Raymond joins Robert for a shift for a ride-along in his police car.

The Family Bed

Episode: 2x18 | Airdate: Mar 2, 1998

Ray and Debra get an unwanted guest in their bed in the form of their daughter, who's afraid of monsters.

Good Girls

Episode: 2x19 | Airdate: Mar 9, 1998

Debra thinks Marie likes Amy better than her because Amy is more "pure".


Episode: 2x20 | Airdate: Apr 6, 1998

Debra breaks the snack rules at Ally's T-Ball games, and Ray doesn't stand up for her out of fear of not being liked.

Traffic School

Episode: 2x21 | Airdate: Apr 20, 1998

Robert takes side work being an incredibly boring traffic school instructor.

Six Feet Under

Episode: 2x22 | Airdate: Apr 27, 1998

Ray discovers he's shrunk 1/4 of an inch. Marie discovers Frank sold half of their burial plot.

The Garage Sale

Episode: 2x23 | Airdate: May 4, 1998

The whole family prepares for a yard sale, but Ray's not wanting to let go of some things that he's surprised Debra is ready to sell.

The Wedding (1)

Episode: 2x24 | Airdate: May 11, 1998

While getting ready to attend a wedding, Ray and Debra flashback to when and why they got married.

The Wedding (2)

Episode: 2x25 | Airdate: May 18, 1998

The wedding flashback continues, with Debra and Raymond wondering why they're marrying each other.

Season 3

The Invasion

Episode: 3x01 | Airdate: Sep 21, 1998

Ray and Debra's home gets tented for termites, leading them and the kids to temporarily move in with Frank and Marie.

Driving Frank

Episode: 3x02 | Airdate: Sep 28, 1998

Frank gets into one driving accident too many, and Debra decides the kids can no longer ride with him.

The Sitter

Episode: 3x03 | Airdate: Oct 5, 1998

Debra hires a babysitter, offending Marie for doing so.

Getting Even

Episode: 3x04 | Airdate: Oct 12, 1998

Debra vows to get even with Ray when he embarrasses her at an auction, leaving Ray paranoid that everything she does is her way of getting even.

The Visit

Episode: 3x05 | Airdate: Oct 19, 1998

Debra's mother comes for a visit, but Debra isn't happy about how little her mother is interested in the family.

Halloween Candy

Episode: 3x06 | Airdate: Oct 26, 1998

Frank mistakes Ray's colored condoms as chocolate coins and gives them out as Halloween candy.

Moving Out

Episode: 3x07 | Airdate: Nov 2, 1998

With a push from Ray, Robert finally is determined to move out of his parents' house.

The Article

Episode: 3x08 | Airdate: Nov 9, 1998

Andy gets his article published in Sports Illustrated, causing some jealousy on Ray's part.

The Lone Barone

Episode: 3x09 | Airdate: Nov 16, 1998

Raymond gets blamed when Robert and Amy split up.

No Fat

Episode: 3x10 | Airdate: Nov 23, 1998

Health tests lead Marie to tossing out all her unhealthy foods and subjecting Frank to a diet, and the family to a tofu turkey for Thanksgiving.

The Apartment

Episode: 3x11 | Airdate: Dec 7, 1998

Raymond discovers Robert's new apartment complex has a lot of beautiful women. Frank turns Robert's old room into his lounge.

The Toaster

Episode: 3x12 | Airdate: Dec 14, 1998

Ray gives personalized "Barone" toaster to his and Debra's parents.

Ping Pong

Episode: 3x13 | Airdate: Jan 11, 1999

Ray insists on a rematch when he finds out his father let him win a ping pong match as a kid.

Pants On Fire

Episode: 3x14 | Airdate: Jan 18, 1999

Marie goes ballistic when she learns Robert and Raymond had a party in her house... 20 year ago.

Robert's Date

Episode: 3x15 | Airdate: Feb 1, 1999

Robert's behavior changes when he starts hitting the town with his police partner Judy.

Frank's Tribute

Episode: 3x16 | Airdate: Feb 8, 1999

Raymond and Robert have to make a tribute video for Frank when he wins Man of the Year at his lodge.

Cruising with Marie

Episode: 3x17 | Airdate: Feb 15, 1999

Ray goes on a non-refundable cruise with Marie after Frank fakes an injury to not go.

Ray Home Alone

Episode: 3x18 | Airdate: Feb 22, 1999

Debra takes the kids to visit her parents. Ray gets left home by himself, something he is not used to.

Big Shots

Episode: 3x19 | Airdate: Mar 1, 1999

Ray tries using his status as a sports writer for Newsday to jump to the front of the line to meet members of the 1969 New York Mets, in an attempt to impress Robert.

Move Over

Episode: 3x20 | Airdate: Mar 15, 1999

Ray can't sleep with Debra constantly on top of him. Debra is not impressed.

The Getaway

Episode: 3x21 | Airdate: Apr 5, 1999

Debra and Ray try to overdo everything in a romantic getaway. Marie spies on Robert when he's left watching the kids.

Working Girl

Episode: 3x22 | Airdate: Apr 26, 1999

Debra gets a job, to the dismay of Ray who actually has to help out more at home.

Be Nice

Episode: 3x23 | Airdate: May 3, 1999

Season 4

Boob Job

Episode: 4x01 | Airdate: Sep 20, 1999

You Bet

Episode: 4x03 | Airdate: Oct 4, 1999

Sex Talk

Episode: 4x04 | Airdate: Oct 11, 1999

The Will

Episode: 4x05 | Airdate: Oct 18, 1999

The Sister

Episode: 4x06 | Airdate: Oct 25, 1999

No Thanks

Episode: 4x09 | Airdate: Nov 22, 1999

Left Back

Episode: 4x10 | Airdate: Nov 29, 1999


Episode: 4x17 | Airdate: Feb 21, 2000

Alone Time

Episode: 4x20 | Airdate: Apr 17, 2000

Season 5

Italy (1)

Episode: 5x01 | Airdate: Oct 2, 2000

Italy (2)

Episode: 5x02 | Airdate: Oct 2, 2000

The Author

Episode: 5x06 | Airdate: Oct 30, 2000

Young Girl

Episode: 5x08 | Airdate: Nov 13, 2000

The Sneeze

Episode: 5x10 | Airdate: Nov 27, 2000

Super Bowl

Episode: 5x13 | Airdate: Jan 29, 2001


Episode: 5x16 | Airdate: Feb 19, 2001

Humm Vac

Episode: 5x18 | Airdate: Mar 19, 2001

Net Worth

Episode: 5x20 | Airdate: Apr 23, 2001

Say Uncle

Episode: 5x22 | Airdate: May 7, 2001


Episode: 5x23 | Airdate: May 14, 2001

Season 6

No Roll!

Episode: 6x02 | Airdate: Oct 1, 2001

Ray's Ring

Episode: 6x04 | Airdate: Oct 15, 2001


Episode: 6x10 | Airdate: Nov 26, 2001

The Kicker

Episode: 6x11 | Airdate: Dec 10, 2001


Episode: 6x13 | Airdate: Jan 7, 2002

Snow Day

Episode: 6x14 | Airdate: Jan 14, 2002


Episode: 6x15 | Airdate: Jan 28, 2002

The Skit

Episode: 6x17 | Airdate: Feb 25, 2002

Season 7


Episode: 7x02 | Airdate: Sep 23, 2002


Episode: 7x03 | Airdate: Sep 30, 2002

Who Am I?

Episode: 7x05 | Airdate: Oct 14, 2002

The Sigh

Episode: 7x07 | Airdate: Nov 4, 2002

The Plan

Episode: 7x18 | Airdate: Mar 10, 2003

Who's Next

Episode: 7x20 | Airdate: Apr 14, 2003

The Shower

Episode: 7x21 | Airdate: Apr 28, 2003


Episode: 7x22 | Airdate: May 5, 2003

Season 8


Episode: 8x07 | Airdate: Nov 10, 2003

The Bird

Episode: 8x09 | Airdate: Nov 24, 2003


Episode: 8x12 | Airdate: Jan 12, 2004


Episode: 8x14 | Airdate: Feb 9, 2004


Episode: 8x16 | Airdate: Feb 23, 2004

Crazy Chin

Episode: 8x18 | Airdate: Mar 22, 2004

The Model

Episode: 8x21 | Airdate: May 10, 2004

The Mentor

Episode: 8x22 | Airdate: May 17, 2004

Season 9

The Home

Episode: 9x01 | Airdate: Sep 20, 2004

Angry Sex

Episode: 9x03 | Airdate: Oct 4, 2004

P.T. & A

Episode: 9x04 | Airdate: Oct 11, 2004

Ally's F

Episode: 9x05 | Airdate: Oct 18, 2004


Episode: 9x10 | Airdate: Jan 17, 2005


Episode: 9x16 | Airdate: May 16, 2005