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List of the best Frasier episodes, as determined by voters like you. Comedy sitcom fans will also enjoy the best Cheers episodes and the best Seinfeld episodes. With all the amazing episodes of the show that exist, it's hard to trust just one person's opinion of what the top Frasier episodes of all time are. Fans of Frasier are very passionate about the show, and there are often debates over which episodes are the greatest. That's why this list exists- so you can vote for your favorites and we can find out once and for all what everyone thinks the best episode is.

Starring Kelsey Grammer, David Hyde Pierce, John Mahoney, Jane Leeves, Peri Gilpin, and Dan Butler, Frasier ran for 11 seasons on NBC and produced some of the funniest moments on TV. 

This list below has a variety of episodes, like "The Adventures of Bad Boy and Dirty Girl," "Ham Radio," "The Unkindest Cut of All," "The Ski Lodge," and "Something Borrowed, Someone Blue," in it. What is the best Frasier episode of all time? Look below and find out.

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Ham Radio is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Frasier - Season 4 Frasier's ambitious plans to put on a "classic" radio drama are foiled after the actors, perturbed by Frasier's tyrannical style, revolt.

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The Ski Lodge is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
The Ski Lodge Frasier - Season 5 The Crane household and Daphne's good friend Annie take a weekend trip to a ski lodge, leading to romantic misunderstandings.

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The Innkeepers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
clash1977 added Frasier - Season 2 Frasier and Niles open their own restaurant, "Les Frères Heureux" (The Happy Brothers). When Opening Night arrives, everything that can go wrong does.

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Out With Dad is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
clash1977 added Frasier - Season 7 An unlikely chain of events forces Martin to pretend to be gay on Valentine's Day.

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The Two Mrs. Cranes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Frasier - Season 4 When Daphne's ex-fiance comes to visit, she tries to let him down easy by pretending to be married to Niles. However, when Frasier, Martin, and Roz get involved in the charade, the evening ...more

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The Matchmaker is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Frasier - Season 2 "The Matchmaker" is the third episode of the second season of American sitcom Frasier. It is noteworthy in being Joe Keenan's first episode produced on the show, after which he became ...more

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Moon Dance is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Frasier - Season 3 Daphne gives Niles ballroom dancing lessons, as he prepares for the annual "Snow Ball". When his date falls ill, Niles takes Daphne to the ball, providing him with the night of his

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The Doctor Is Out is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Frasier - Season 11 Frasier and Niles suspect that Roz's new boyfriend, Barry, is gay. They see Barry on the street and believe that he has gone into a gay bar. Frasier, worried that Barry is leading Roz on, goes ...more

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A Tsar is Born is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
clash1977 added A Tsar is Born Frasier - Season 7 Frasier and Niles are overjoyed to learn they may be Russian royalty. Martin appears on The Antique Roadshow.

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They're Playing Our Song is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
christopher-fisher added They're Playing Our Song Frasier - Season 7 Frasier goes overboard when he writes a theme song for his show.

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Chess Pains is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Frasier - Season 3 Frasier becomes obsessed with chess after Martin defeats him time after time after time.

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To Kill a Talking Bird is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
To Kill a Talking Bird Frasier - Season 4 Niles hosts a party to break in his new apartment. Unfortunately, his new pet bird, Baby, picks the night of the party to attach itself firmly to Niles' head.

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Daphne's Room is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
clash1977 added Frasier - Season 2 Daphne decides to move out of the Crane residence after Frasier continually invades the privacy of her room.

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My Coffee with Niles is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Frasier - Season 1 Frasier and Niles meet at Cafe Nervosa to discuss the one-year anniversary of Frasier's move to Seattle.

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Dial M for Martin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Frasier - Season 6 When Frasier begins to get on his father's nerves, Martin, Daphne and Eddie move in with Niles for a few months. Daphne announces that since Martin's hip is improving so much, she'll be looking ...more

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Flour Child is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
ricky-kennedy added Flour Child Frasier - Season 2 With Niles unsure he's ready for the responsibilities of fatherhood, he takes to carrying a ten-pound sack of flour around Seattle to simulate a child.

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Travels with Martin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Frasier - Season 1 The Cranes and Daphne set off on a road trip in a Winnebago to Mount Rushmore. Trouble ensues when Martin takes them into Canada, where Daphne, due to legal particulars, isn't allowed.

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Room Service is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
ricky-kennedy added Room Service Frasier - Season 5 Lilith comes to Seattle after her husband leaves her for a man, and throws herself at Frasier. Frasier uses all his willpower to resist, but Niles isn't as strong.

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Look Before You Leap is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Frasier - Season 3 Frasier suggests that everyone should take a "leap," or go outside their comfort zone, to celebrate Leap Year. For his leap, Frasier decides to sing an Italian aria instead of his ...more

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clash1977 added Roe to Perdition Frasier - Season 10 Frasier and Niles become a big hit when, at a party, they serve beluga caviar they purchased on the black market. Meanwhile, Martin has a tough time returning $40 an ATM gave him in error.

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High Holidays is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Frasier - Season 11 Frasier is shocked when Frederick comes to visit sporting his new "goth" look. Meanwhile, realising that he never rebelled in his adolescance, Niles decides to try marijuana...with ...more

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Frasier Halloween is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Jens added Frasier Halloween

Roz confesses to Frasier that she thinks she's pregnant. Niles hosts a costume party for the Library Association, with everyone dressed as literary characters. Frasier lets the news slip at the party. Niles, who is getting drunk, overhears it and misconstrues it to mean that Frasier has impregnated Daphne.

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The Seal Who Came to Dinner is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
clash1977 added The Seal Who Came to Dinner Frasier - Season 6 Niles hosts a party at Maris' beach house in the hopes of winning his dinner club's prestigious "Golden Apron" award. Niles panics when he discovers a very pungent--and very dead--seal

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Perspectives on Christmas is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Frasier - Season 5 Each member of Frasier's family tells a masseuse all about their eventful day, which includes Martin's participation in a church Christmas pageant and Niles' experience being trapped in an

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Martin Does It His Way is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Frasier - Season 3 While digging through boxes, Frasier finds an unfinished song written by Martin specifically for Frank Sinatra.

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clash1977 added Frasier - Season 7 Frasier is the butt of station shock-jock pranks.

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Death and the Dog is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Death and the Dog Frasier - Season 4 Eddie feels blue, so Martin hires a dog psychiatrist to determine the cause of his depression.

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Hooping Cranes is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
clash1977 added Hooping Cranes Frasier - Season 8 Frasier, Niles and Martin go to a Supersonics game, where Niles gets to make a half-court shot during halftime.

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Author, Author is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Frasier - Season 1 Sibling rivalry flares when Frasier and Niles decide to collaborate on a self-help book.

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The Candidate is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
The Candidate Frasier - Season 2 Frasier agrees to make a television commercial for his candidate of choice in a local election, only to learn some very distressing information moments before they film.

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High Crane Drifter is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Frasier - Season 3 A stressed Frasier resorts to physical force with a rude Cafe Nervosa patron.

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clash1977 added A Lilith Thanksgiving Frasier - Season 4 The Cranes pack up and visit Lilith and Frederick for Thanksgiving. Lilith and Frasier meet with the dean of a prestigious school, hoping to enroll Frederick. After their initial visit goes ...more

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Door Jam is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
clash1977 added Door Jam 2 Stupid Dogs - Season 2 The Big Dog awakes in the middle of the night to 'do business'. When he finds a spot, Little Dog stops him. He then makes the point that this is their home, so they need to find a more suitable ...more

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clash1977 added A Word to the Wiseguy Frasier - Season 3 Niles uses a man of questionable ethics, Jerome Belasco, to ""fix"" a parking ticket for Maris. Frasier advises Jerome's girlfriend, Brandy, to leave Jerome after she rattles ...more

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Dad Loves Sherry, the Boys Jus... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Frasier - Season 4 Frasier and Niles deal with Martin's abrasive new girlfriend, Sherry.

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clash1977 added Four for the Seesaw Frasier - Season 4 A spontaneous gesture gets the Crane boys a weekend double date with two attractive women. Frasier tries to help Niles overcome the feeling that he's betraying Maris.

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A Crane's Critique is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
clash1977 added A Crane's Critique Frasier - Season 4 Frasier and Niles are ecstatic when their father becomes good friends with reclusive author T.H. Houghton.

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Space Quest is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Space Quest Frasier - Season 1 Still adjusting to his new home life with Martin, Daphne, and Eddie, Frasier spends a day searching for a quiet place to read his book alone.

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The Gift Horse is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
starwarssuperfan added The Gift Horse Frasier - Season 5 Frasier and Niles compete to buy their father the best birthday present, culminating with Niles buying Martin's old police horse and Frasier giving him a humongous television.

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Our Father Whose Art Ain't Hea... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Our Father Whose Art Ain't Heaven Frasier - Season 4 Martin misinterprets Frasier's polite compliment of a painting as genuine sincerity, prompting him to buy it for his son. An ungrateful Frasier finds it difficult to express his feelings.

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The Focus Group is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
clash1977 added The Focus Group Frasier - Season 3 Eleven of the twelve members of a focus group think The Frasier Crane Show is perfect. Frasier obsesses about the one man who disagrees, a newspaper stand owner, and in the process inadvertently ...more

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Sliding Frasiers is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
clash1977 added Frasier - Season 8 Two different scenarios of Frasier's Valentine's Day unfold: in the first he meets a beautiful artist; in the second he stays home alone. Meanwhile, Niles and Daphne either intend to fly to ...more

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The Botched Language of the Cr... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
Frasier - Season 2 Frasier's advice to a caller prompts criticism after he offends all of Seattle. To get back in their good graces, Frasier agrees to emcee a charity benefit, which in true Crane style only leads ...more

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clash1977 added Frasier - Season 10 Niles prepares to undergo heart bypass surgery. He is surprised to receive a call wishing him well from Maris, who had learned of his plight from a gossipy acquaintance. Frasier tries to keep ...more

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You Can't Tell A Crook By It's... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
clash1977 added You Can't Tell A Crook By It's Cover

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Momma Mia is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
starwarssuperfan added Frasier - Season 7 Frasier falls for a woman who looks exactly like his late mother.

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The Apparent Trap is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
starwarssuperfan added Frasier - Season 7 Frasier reluctantly invites Lilith and their son to Thanksgiving dinner.

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The Good Son is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
starwarssuperfan added Frasier - Season 1 Six months after moving back to Seattle to start his career as a radio psychiatrist, Frasier is forced to take in his father Martin, a disabled former police officer, and his dog Eddie, and to ...more

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clash1977 added Frasier - Season 9 Frasier is suspicious of Blaine Sternin, Lilith's former-con artist brother, when he visits in a wheelchair and is now preaching.

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The Late Dr. Crane is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Frasier Episodes of All Time
starwarssuperfan added The Late Dr. Crane Frasier - Season 7 A mixup has the media reporting Frasier dead; Niles confronts his ex-wife's plastic surgeon.