Critic Consensus: "Sabrosito" juggles narrative strands while advancing Better Call Saul's overall narrative arc -- and setting up moments Breaking Bad fans have waited patiently for.
Critic reviews for Sabrosito
This wasn't the most exciting Saul installment, with multiple storylines focused on set-up over actual story. But between the character moments we got, and the extra emphasis on Gus's earlier days as a player in the cartel, it was hardly a wasted hour.
So much of "Sabrosito" ... feels like a direct prequel to that stand-out episode of Breaking Bad that the end result is the most Breaking Bad-esque episode of BCS ever.
The majority of concerns voiced about Better Call Saul have been about the show's dual nature...The show's managed to keep its balance so far, let's hope it stays that way.
This week's episode of Better Call Saul "Sabrosito" covered a lot of ground from Hector and Gus' backstory to Mike's moral dilemma to Jimmy and Chuck's legal woes coming to a head.
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