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The Best Seasons of 'Frasier' 

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Updated May 6, 2020 1.1k votes 335 voters 30.4k views 11 items

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All the seasons of Frasier have been great, but which seasons really stand out? Dr. Frasier Crane may host a popular Seattle radio program, but his father makes sure his ego never gets too big. Some of the most memorable episodes of Frasier come from different seasons, so picking the top season isn't easy. To determine once and for all what the best seasons of Frasier are, let's rank every Frasier season from best to worst.

Frasier is an American sitcom about a pair of pretentious brothers and their blue-collar father and their often contentious – albeit loving – relationships. Frasier premiered on NBC on September 16, 1993. Ending in 2004, after 11 seasons, Frasier is one of the most popular spin-offs of all time as the title character first appeared in the series, Cheers.

Vote up your favorite seasons of Frasier, and vote down any bad seasons that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you loved any individual episodes. It can be difficult indeed to put one Frasier season over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many seasons you like. And make sure to check these out if you're looking for more well-written shows like Frasier!

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Frasier - Season 4 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Seasons of 'Frasier'
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Frasier - Season 4

The fourth season of Frasier premiered on September 17, 1996 and contains 24 episodes. This season primarily focuses on the dating life of Frasier as Niles adjusts to being separated from his wife.

This season features several unforgettable episodes including: "The Two Mrs. Cranes," "A Crane's Critique," and "A Lilith Thanksgiving."

Memorable moments from Season 4 include:

  • Niles poses as Daphne's husband.
  • Martin dates Sherry.
  • Frasier goes on three dates in one weekend.
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Frasier - Season 5 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Seasons of 'Frasier'
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Frasier - Season 5

The fifth season of Frasier premiered on September 23, 1997 and contains 24 episodes. This season finds Roz dealing with an unexpected pregnancy and Frasier prepares for his 1,000th show.

This season features such unforgettable episodes as: "Halloween," "My Fair Frasier," and "Where Every Bloke Knows Your Name."

Memorable moments from Season 5 include:

  • Seattle celebrates Frasier Crane Day.
  • Roz has a baby girl.
  • Frasier gets fired.
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Frasier - Season 2 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Seasons of 'Frasier'
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Frasier - Season 2

The second season of Frasier premiered on September 20, 1994 and contains 24 episodes. This season continues to follow the life of Frasier as Niles develops deeper feeling for Daphne.

This season features several unforgettable episodes including: "The Matchmaker," "The Show Where Sam Shows Up," and "An Affair to Forget."

Memorable moments from Season 2 include:

  • Frasier's old friend Sam Malone visits Seattle.
  • Niles challenges a man to a duel.
  • Frasier and Niles purchase a restaurant.
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Frasier - Season 1 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Seasons of 'Frasier'
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Frasier - Season 1

The first season of Frasier premiered on September 16, 1993 and contains 24 episodes. This series is a spin-off from "Cheers," and focuses on the personal and professional life of Dr. Frasier Crane.

This season contains several unforgettable episodes including: "The Good Son," "Fortysomething," and "My Coffee With Niles."

Memorable moments from Season 1 include:

  • Martin and Daphne move in with Frasier.
  • Bulldog gets fired.
  • Niles fills in as host for Frasier's radio show.
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