Worst & Best Frasier Episodes/List

Title: Frasier
Genre: U.S. Sitcom
Series: 11
Episodes: 264
Runtime: 21-23 min
First Transmission: 1993-2004
Channel: NBC

Dr Frasier Crane, a successful Boston therapist, moves to Seattle to get a new start on life.

 

Episode Rankings

Use your mouse to hover to see the corresponding episode title –

 

Best Episode #110

The Ski Lodge – Roz wins a weekend at a ski lodge and trades with Frasier. Daphne brings along her friend Annie, a swimsuit model. Frasier fancies her, but she is interested in Niles. Also, their very handsome French ski instructor is fancied by Daphne, but he is interested in Niles. That night, confusion runs rampant. (1998)

 

Worst Episode #254

Freudian sleep – During a trip to the mountains, the Cranes are beset by a series of bizarre nightmares. (2004)

 

 

Full Episode Guide

Key:-
Blue episodes rated above par.
Brown episodes rated below par.

Series One

#1 The Good Son (1993) –
Psychiatrist Frasier Crane returns to his hometown of Seattle to host a radio talk show.
#2 Space Quest (1993) –
Frasier spends the day looking for a quiet place to read.
#3 Dinner at Eight (1993) –
Frasier and Niles want to take Martin to a fancy restaurant.
#4 I Hate Frasier Crane (1993) –
Frasier gets drawn into a war of words with columnist Derek Mann.
#5 Here’s Looking at You (1993) –
Frasier buys a telescope leading to a far-off relationship.
#6 The Crucible (1993) –
Frasier shows off his new painting, but the artist declares it a forgery.
#7 Call Me Irresponsible (1993) –
Frasier advises a man to break up with his girlfriend leading to trouble.
#8 Beloved Infidel (1993) –
Frasier and Niles suspect that their father had an affair when they were boys.
#9 Selling Out (1993) –
Frasier decides to do commercial endorsements on his radio show.
#10 Oops (1993) –
Frasier spreads a false rumour that Bulldog is about to be fired.
#11 Death Becomes Him (1993) –
Frasier becomes obsessed with his own mortality.
#12 Miracle on Third or Fourth Street (1993) –Frasier is disappointed when his Christmas visit from his son, Frderick, is cancelled.
#13 Guess Who’s Coming to Breakfast (1994) –
Frasier is surprised and flustered when a neighbor spends the night with Martin.
#14 Can’t Buy Me Love (1994) –
Frasier and Bulldog participate in a bachelor auction to benefit Martin’s police association.
#15 You Can’t Tell a Crook by His Cover (1994) –
Roz is conned by a con-artist and Frasier boasts that he would never be taken in by such tricks.
#16 The Show Where Lilith Comes Back (1994) –
Lilith comes back to Seattle for a possible reconciliation with Frasier.
#17 A Midwinter Night’s Dream (1994) –
Frasier is worried about Niles infatuation with Daphne, so he suggest that he spices up his sex life with Maris.
#18 And the Whimper is… (1994) –
Frasier and Roz are nominated for a Seattle Broadcasting (SeaBea) Award.
#19 Give Him the Chair! (1994) –
Frasier gets rid of Martin’s gaudy armchair.
#20 Fortysomething (1994) –
Frasier suddenly becomes aware of his age.
#21 Travels with Martin (1994) –
The Cranes and Daphne go on a road trip in a Winnebago.
#22 Author, Author (1994) –
Frasier and Niles decide to collaborate on a book about sibling relationships.
#23 Frasier Crane’s Day Off (1994) –
Frasier Crane takes a day off from his radio psychiatry broadcast.
#24 My Coffee with Niles (1994) –
Frasier and Niles have a long conversation at Cafe Nervosa.

Series Two

#25 Slow Tango in South Seattle (1994) –
Frasier is outraged when an author uses his first sexual experience as the basis for a romantic novel.
#26 The Unkindest Cut of All (1994) –
A neighbour presents Frasier with a litter of puppies – blaming Eddie.
#27 The Matchmaker (1994) –
Frasier tries to “fix-up” Daphne with his new boss.
#28 Flour Child (1994) –
Niles decides to experiment with fatherhood by carrying around a sack of flour.
#29 Duke’s, We Hardly Knew Ye (1994) –
Martin invites Martin and Niles for a drink at Duke’s, his favourite bar.
#30 The Botched Language of Cranes (1994) –
An on-air gaffe tarnishes Frasier’s reputation.
#31 The Candidate (1994) –
Frasier and Niles disapprove of Martin endorsing a right-wing political candidate.
#32 Adventures in Paradise (1) (1994) –
Frasier dates Madeline Marshall and they take a trip to Bora Bora.
#33 Adventures in Paradise (2) (1994) –
Lilith turns up in Bora Bora.
#34 Burying a Grudge (1994) –
Frasier tries to heal a rift between Martin and his old police partner.
#35 Seat of Power (1994) –
Niles becomes agitated when the plumber called over to fix Frasier’s toilet turns out to be his nemesis from junior high.
#36 Roz in the Doghouse (1995) –
Roz starts working for Bulldog.
#37 Retirement is Murder (1995) –
Frasier believes that he has cracked Martin’s long-unsolved case, the “Weeping Lotus” murder.
#38 Fool Me Once, Shame on You, Fool Me Twice… (1995) –
Frasier is targeted twice by an identity thief.
#39 You Scratch My Book… (1995) –
Frasier dates a pop psychologist whose work he has a low opinion of.
#40 The Show Where Sam Shows Up (1995) –
Sam Malone visits Frasier in Seattle.
#41 Daphne’s Room (1995) –
Daphne is annoyed when Frasier keeps wandering into her room.
#42 The Club (1995) –
Frasier and Niles compete for one vacancy in Seattle’s exclusive Empire Club.
#43 Someone to Watch Over Me (1995) –
Frasier becomes increasingly paranoid when it appears that one of his callers is stalking him.
#44 Breaking the Ice (1995) –
Frasier, Niles and Martin go on an ice-fishing trip.
#45 An Affair to Forget (1995) –
Niles ends up challenging a very large man to a duel.
#46 Agents in America, Part III (1995) –
Frasier sleeps with his agent Bebe Glazer after a night of drunken celebration but soon comes to wish he hadn’t.
#47 The Innkeepers (1995) –
Frasier and Niles decide to buy an old Seattle restaurant.
#48 Dark Victory (1995) –
Frasier comes home to celebrate Martin’s birthday but has his work cut out.

 

Series Three

#49 She’s the Boss (1995) –
Frasier’s show is banished to the midnight slot by his new boss.
#50 Shrink Rap (1995) –
Sibling rivalry dooms Frasier and Niles new psychiatry practice.
#51 Martin Does It His Way (1995) –
Frasier and Niles discover a box full of song lyrics written by Martin.
#52 Leapin’ Lizards (1995) –
Bulldog play a series of practical jokes on Frasier.
#53 Kisses Sweeter Than Wine (1995) –
Niles tries to dissuade Daphne from pursuing a romance with Frasier’s contractor.
#54 Sleeping with the Enemy (1995) –
Kate cancels the annual raise for the station staff and Frasier duly has a passionate affair with her.
#55 The Adventures of Bad Boy and Dirty Girl (1995) –
Kate and Frasier’s attraction to each other gets the better of them, and they are heard having sex over the air.
#56 The Last Time I Saw Maris (1995) –
Maris and Niles separate after an argument.
#57 Frasier Grinch (1995) –
Frasier’s Christmas presents for Frederick go astray.
#58 It’s Hard to Say Goodbye If You Won’t Leave (1996) –
Frasier realizes the true depth of his feelings for Kate, only to find out that she’s moving to Chicago the next day.
#59 The Friend (1996) –
Frasier tries to make new friends through his radio show.
#60 Come Lie with Me (1996) –
Frasier feels very uncomfortable after Daphne and Joe have sex in his apartment.
#61 Moon Dance (1996) –
Realising that it’s time he started dating again, Niles takes Daphne to a society ball.
#62 The Show Where Diane Comes Back (1996) –
The arrival of Diane Chambers plays with Frasier’s emotions.
#63 A Word to the Wiseguy (1996) –

#64 Look Before You Leap (1996) –
Frasier suggests that everyone should take a “leap,” or go outside their comfort zone, to celebrate Leap Year.
#65 High Crane Drifter (1996) –
A stressed Frasier resorts to physical force with a rude Cafe Nervosa patron.
#66 Chess Pains (1996) –
Frasier buys an elaborate antique chess set but becomes obsessed by his inability to win against Martin.
#67 Crane vs. Crane (1996) –
Niles and Frasier take opposite sides in a courtroom hearing over an old man’s sanity.
#68 Police Story (1996) –
Frasier meets an attractive police officer, but she falls for Martin.
#69 Where There’s Smoke There’s Fired (1996) –

#70 Frasier Loves Roz (1996) –

#71 The Focus Group (1996) –

#72 You Can Go Home Again (1996) –

 

Series Four

#73 The Two Mrs. Cranes (1996) –

#74 Love Bites Dog (1996) –

#75 The Impossible Dream (1996) –

#76 A Crane’s Critique (1996) –

#77 Head Game (1996) –

#78 Mixed Doubles (1996) –

#79 A Lilith Thanksgiving (1996) –

#80 Our Father Whose Art Ain’t Heaven (1996) –

#81 Dad Loves Sherry, the Boys Just Whine (1997) –

#82 Liar! Liar! (1997) –

#83 Three Days of the Condo (1997) –

#84 Death and the Dog (1997) –

#85 Four for the Seesaw (1997) –

#86 To Kill a Talking Bird (1997) –

#87 Roz’s Krantz & Gouldenstein are Dead (1997)

#88 The Unnatural (1997)

#89 Roz’s Turn (1997)

#90 Ham Radio (1997)

#91 Three Dates and a Breakup (1)  (1997)

#92 Three Dates and a Breakup  (2) (1997)

#93 Daphne Hates Sherry (1997)

#94 Are You Being Served? (1997)

#95 Ask Me No Questions (1997)

#96 Odd Man Out (1997)

 

Series Five

#97 Frasier’s Imaginary Friend (1997)

#98 The Gift Horse (1997)

#99 Halloween (1997)

#100 The Kid (1997)

#101 The 1000th Show (1997)

#102 Voyage of the Damned (1997)

#103 My Fair Frasier (1997)

#104 Desperately Seeking Closure (1997)

#105 Perspectives on Christmas (1997)

#106 Where Every Bloke Knows Your Name (1998)

#107 Ain’t Nobody’s Business If I Do (1998)

#108 The Zoo Story (1998)

#109 The Maris Counselor (1998)

#110 The Ski Lodge (1998)

#111 Room Service (1998)

#112 Beware of Greeks (1998)

#113 The Perfect Guy (1998)

#114 Bad Dog (1998)

#115 Frasier Gotta Have It (1998)

#116 First Date (1998)

#117 Roz and the Schnoz (1998)

#118 The Life of the Party (1998)

#119 Party, Party (1998)

#120 Sweet Dreams (1998)

 

Series Six

#121 Good Grief (1998)

#122 Frasier’s Curse (1998)

#123 Dial M For Martin (1998)

#124 Hot Ticket (1998)

#125 First, Do No Harm (1998)

#126 Secret Admirer (1998)

#127 How to Bury a Millionaire (1998)

#128 The Seal Who Came to Dinner (1998)

#129 Roz, a Loan (1998)

#130 Merry Christmas, Mrs. Moskowitz (1998)

#131 Good Samaritan (1999)

#132 Our Parents, Ourselves (1999)

#133 The Show Where Woody Shows Up (1999)

#134 Three Valentines (1999)

#135 To Tell the Truth (1999)

#136 Decoys (1999)

#137 Dinner Party (1999)

#138 Taps at the Montana (1999)

#139 IQ (1999)

#140 Dr. Nora (1999)

#141 When a Man Loves Two Women (1999) –

#142 Visions of Daphne (1999) –

#143 Shutout in Seattle (1) (1999) –

#144 Shutout in Seattle (2) (1999) –

 

Series Seven

#145 Momma Mia (1999) –
Frasier starts dating Mia Preston and she is the spitting image of his and Niles’s mother, Hester.
#146 Father of the Bride (1999) –

#147 Radio Wars (1999) –

#148 Everyone’s a Critic (1999) –
When Niles lands a job as a magazine art critic, Frasier is jealous.
#149 The Dog That Rocks the Cradle (1999) –

#150 Rivals (1999) –

#151 A Tsar is Born (1999) –

#152 The Late Dr. Crane (1999) –

#153 The Apparent Trap (1999) –

#154 Back Talk (1999) –

#155 The Fight Before Christmas (1999)

#156 RDWRER (2000)

#157 They’re Playing Our Song (2000)

#158 Big Crane on Campus (2000) –
At Cafe Nervosa, Frasier runs into his unrequited high school crush and former prom queen.
#159 Out With Dad (2000) –
Fraiser’s new girlfriend thinks Martin is gay and tries to set him up with her uncle.
#160 Something About Dr. Mary (2000) –

#161 Whine Club (2000) –

#162 Hot Pursuit (2000) –

#163 Morning Becomes Entertainment (2000) –

#164 To Thine Old Self Be True (2000) –

#165 Three Faces of Frasier (2000) –

#166 Dark Side of the Moon (2000) –

#167 Something Borrowed, Someone Blue (1) (2000) –

#168 Something Borrowed, Someone Blue (2) (2000) –

 

Series Eight

#169 And the Dish Ran Away with the Spoon (1) (2000)

#170 And the Dish Ran Away with the Spoon (2) (2000)

#171 The Bad Son (2000)

#172 The Great Crane Robbery (2000)

#173 Taking Liberties (2000)

#174 Legal Tender Love and Care (2000)

#175 The New Friend (2000)

#176 Mary Christmas (2000)

#177 Frasier’s Edge (2001)

#178 Cranes Unplugged (2001)

#179 Motor Skills (2001)

#180 The Show Must Go Off (2001)

#181 Sliding Frasiers (2001)

#182 Hungry Heart (2001)

#183 Hooping Cranes (2001)

#184 Docu.Drama (2001)

#185 It Takes Two to Tangle (2001) –
Frasier and Niles desperately search for a wealthy patron to lend support to the failing prep school they both attended.
#186 Forgotten but Not Gone (2001) –
Frasier resigns from his beloved wine club to avoid a conflict of interest.
#187 Daphne Returns (2001) –
Daphne returns from her weight-loss spa, but an argument threatens Niles and Daphne’s relationship.
#188 The Wizard and Roz (2001) –
Daphne tries to convince Niles that she is psychic.
#189 Semi-Decent Proposal (2001) –
Frasier agrees to escort his former high school prom queen to her surprise birthday party but he really wants to spend time with her attractive friend.
#190 A Passing Fancy (2001) –

#191 A Day in May (2001) –
Frasier comforts husband whose house has been put up for sale after his wife abandoned him, taking the children with her.
#192 Cranes Go Caribbean (2001) –
Frasier is horrified when he learns Martin, Niles and Daphne will accompany him on his trip to Belize with Claire.

Series Nine

#193 Don Juan in Hell (1) (2001) –
Frasier returns from a disastrous trip to Belize with his family.
#194 Don Juan in Hell (2) (2001) –
Frasier is unsure whether to end his relationship with his current girlfriend.
#195 The First Temptation of Daphne (2001) –
Daphne encounters the green-eyed monster when she discovers that Niles has a patient with an obsession for him.
#196 The Return of Martin Crane (2001) –
Martin prepares for his first night’s work as a security guard.
#197 Love Stinks (2001) –
Frasier hosts a party for the staff at the radio station and Roz dates a binman.
#198 Room Full of Heroes (2001) –
Niles drinks a few too many beers at a Halloween party.
#199 Bla-Z-Boy (2001) –
Niles gives piano lessons to a talented Roz and a not-so-talented Daphne.
#200 The Two Hundredth (2001) –
Frasier celebrates his 200th radio broadcast.
#201 Sharing Kirby (2001) –
Frasier and Niles befriend Kirby when they discover his girlfriend’s grandfather is a well-known wine connoisseur.
#202 Junior Agent (2001) –
Frasier’s agent passes him off to her assistant.
#203 Bully for Martin (2001) –
Frasier tries to help when Martin’s boss starts acting like a bully.
#204 Mother Load (1) (2002) –
Niles and Daphne agree to move in together.
#205 Mother Load (2) (2002) –
Frasier boots Daphne’s unpleasant brother out of his home.
#206 Juvenilia (2002) –
Frasier is ambushed when he agrees to appear on a teen-oriented radio show.
#207 The Proposal (2002) –
Niles plans the perfect evening as the backdrop for asking Daphne to be his wife.
#208 Wheels of Fortune (2002) –
Blaine Sternin, Lilith’s half-brother, arrives in a wheelchair but Frasier still believes him to be a conman.
#209 Three Blind Dates (2002) –
Niles & Daphne, Roz and Martin each take a shot at setting Frasier up with someone.
#210 War of the Words (2002) –
Frederick is in town for the National Spelling Bee Championship.
#211 Deathtrap (2002) –
Frasier and Niles uncover a human skull under the floor of their childhood home.
#212 The Love You Fake (2002) –
Frasier and his neighbour try to put an end to their long-lasting feud.
#213 Cheerful Goodbyes (2002) –
Frasier meets up with some of the old Cheers gang for a retirement party.
#214 Frasier Has Spokane (2002) –
Frasier is delighted when his show is picked up by a station in Spokane.
#215 The Guilt Trippers (2002) –
Daphne’s birthday party sets in motion a surprising and unexpected chain of events.
#216 Moons Over Seattle (2002) –
Niles finally convinces Daphne’s hard-drinking father to return from England.

Series Ten

#217 The Ring Cycle (2002) –
Niles and Daphne marry on an impulse while on holiday in Reno.
#218 Enemy at the Gate (2002) –
Frasier and Niles are pitted against the owner of a local garage in a battle over principles.
#219 Proxy Prexy (2002) –
Frasier campaigns to become condominium president.
#220 Kissing Cousin (2002) –
Roz’s 20-year-old cousin proves to be quite the party girl.
#221 Tales From the Crypt (2002) –
Frasier plots revenge on Bulldog after an office prank.
#222 Star Mitzvah (2002) –
Frasier makes a deal with Trekkie workmate Noel that he’ll get him Scott Bakula’s autograph if Noel teaches him Hebrew.
#223 Bristle While You Work (2002) –
Frasier interviews potential housekeepers for Daphne’s replacement.
#224 Rooms With a View (2002) –
The Cranes pay an unexpected visit to the local hospital.
#225 Don’t Go Breaking My Heart (2002) –
Niles has acquired a new lease of life since his midlife crisis.
#226 We Two Kings (2002) –
Niles and Frasier vie to host the family get-together.
#227 Door Jam (2003) –

#228 The Harassed (2003) –

#229 Lilith Needs a Favor (2003) –

#230 Daphne Does Dinner (2003) –
Niles plans a dinner party to mark the purchase of a new painting he’s bought.
#231 Trophy Girlfriend (2003) –

#232 Fraternal Schwinns (2003) –

#233 Kenny on the Couch (2003) –

#234 Roe to Perdition (2003) –

#235 Some Assembly Required (2003) –

#236 Farewell, Nervosa (2003) –

#237 The Devil and Dr. Phil (2003) –
Bebe lures Frasier into dark pathways after revealing that she is also agent to Dr. Phil McGraw.
#238 Fathers and Sons (2003) –

#239 Analyzed Kiss (2003) –

#240 A New Position for Roz (2003) –
Roz prepares to leave the radio station and join a rival company.

Series Eleven

#241 No Sex Please, We’re Skittish (2003) –

#242 A Man, a Plan and a Gal: Julia (2003) –

#243 The Doctor Is Out (2003) –
A misunderstanding leads the town to believe that Frasier is gay.
#244 The Babysitter (2003) –

#245 The Placeholder (2003) –

#246 I’m Listening (2003) –

#247 Maris Returns (2003) –

#248 Murder Most Maris (2003) –

#249 Guns N’ Neuroses (2003) –

#250 Seabee Jeebies (2003) –

#251 High Holidays (2003) –

#252 Frasier-Lite (2004) –

#253 The Ann Who Came To Dinner (2004) –

#254 Freudian Sleep (2004) –
The Cranes are plagued by bizarre nightmares on a trip to the mountains.
#255 Caught in the Act (2004) –

#256 Boo! (2004) –
Frasier accidentally gives Martin a mild heart attack by scaring him dressed as a clown, holding a knife.
#257 Coots and Ladders (2004) –
Frasier resorts to crime for some excitement but soon feels guilty.
#258 Match Game (2004) –
Frasier hires an attractive professional matchmaker but ends up on a string of bad dates.
#259 Miss Right Now (2004) –
Frasier is disappointed to learn his attractive matchmaker, Charlotte, already has a boyfriend.
#260 And Frasier Makes Three (2004) –
Frasier goes out to dinner with his attractive matchmaker, Charlotte, and her boyfriend.
#261 Detour (2004) –
Frasier and Charlotte are stranded after Frasier’s car breaks down.
#262 Crock Tales (2004) –
Frasier considers throwing out an old pot, but it brings back many memories.
#263 Goodnight, Seattle (2004) –
Frasier and Charlotte have a final dinner together before she leaves for Chicago.
#264 Goodnight, Seattle (2004) –
Frasier is feeling lonely on his own in the flat.