Denise Gets an Opinion is the 16th episode and Season 3 of The Cosby Show, also the 65th overall episode in the series. The episode was directed by Tony Singletary and written by Gary Kott. The episode originally aired in the United States on NBC on February 5, 1987.


Denise makes a date with a guy she's only talked to on the phone. Robert stops by to get advice from Cliff and others about girls, romance and relationships.

Plot summaryEdit

Denise impatiently waits at home for her blind date, but is confused when Cliff leaves with the boy she thought she was to meet. And when Vanessa's ex-boyfriend, Robert, comes over and finds her in the company of two other guys, the lovesick teenager begs Cliff to help him win Vanessa back.

Note: Sabrina Le Beauf does not appear in this episode.