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Frasier Online Episode Guide - Season 1


Episode 1.01 - The Good Son

Mini Synopsis: Frasier has his new life in Seattle disrupted after meeting his brother Niles, and ends up with his father, Martin, his dog Eddie and Martin's physical therapist Daphne all moving in to his apartment.

Avg. Viewer Review: 94.3% (30 Reviews)

Episode 1.02 - Space Quest

Mini Synopsis: Set on the day following 'The Good Son', Frasier has to adjust to living with Martin and Daphne and Eddie - and they have to adjust to his esoteric morning routine. This is followed by Frasier's quest to find a quiet place to read a book....

Avg. Viewer Review: 88.5% (14 Reviews)

Episode 1.03 - Dinner At Eight

Mini Synopsis: Frasier and Niles try to bond with Martin by taking them to the hottest new restaurant in Seattle. However, when their reservations are lost, Martin decides to take his sons to one of his favourite restaurants - 'The Timber Mill'. As you can imagine, Frasier and Niles are just thrilled.....

Avg. Viewer Review: 88.2% (11 Reviews)

Episode 1.04 - I Hate Frasier Crane

Mini Synopsis: Derek Mann, a Seattle newspaper columnist, writes "I hate Frasier Crane" in his column, prompting an annoyed Frasier to ask for a better critique for his show - which Mr Mann obliges. However, after Frasier then attacks Mr Mann live on his show, Derek calls in and challenges Frasier to a fight.....

Avg. Viewer Review: 84.4% (7 Reviews)

Episode 1.05 - Here's Looking At You

Mini Synopsis: Frasier buys his father a telescope and Martin accidentally spies a woman looking at him through HER telescope. He discovers her name is Irene, and the two exchange family histories via written notes. However, when Irene calls, Frasier is surprised Martin turns down the chance to go out with her.....

Avg. Viewer Review: 83.1% (7 Reviews)

Episode 1.06 - The Crucible

Mini Synopsis: After Frasier reveals on air he owns one of Martha Paxton's paintings, she phones up and, quick as a flash, he invites her to a cocktail party he is holding. However, Frasier's joy at having one of Seattle's foremost painters in his apartment soon backfires when Ms Paxton informs him (and everyone at the party) that Frasier's painting is a fake.....

Avg. Viewer Review: 75.7% (10 Reviews)

Episode 1.07 - Call Me Irresponsible

Mini Synopsis: Frasier's advice to a caller, Marco, to commit or break it off prompts Marco's girlfriend, Catherine, to confront Frasier after he broke it off. Discovering they are both lonely, they agree to go on a date, but Catherine hadn't reckoned on Frasier's ethics coming into play....

Avg. Viewer Review: 72.5% (8 Reviews)

Episode 1.08 - Beloved Infidel

Mini Synopsis: Frasier and Niles see Martin having dinner with an old family friend- Marion Lawler - which sets Niles' mind racing back to their childhood. Digging up old photo albums, he comes to the conclusion that Martin was having an affair with Marion. Martin admits as much when his sons confront him, but Marion stops by later with the truth.....

Avg. Viewer Review: 80.5% (8 Reviews)

Episode 1.09 - Selling Out

Mini Synopsis: Frasier is in two minds about doing on-air advertisments but agrees to do it if he tries out the product. He is then approached by Bulldog's agent, Bebe Glazer, and soon becomes Frasier's agent. She tries to convince him to do an advert for a can of nuts, but Frasier flat out refuses - that is until Bebe mentions the advert is for television. Will Frasier sell out completely....?

Avg. Viewer Review: 80.1% (7 Reviews)

Episode 1.10 - Oops

Mini Synopsis: Frasier has heard a rumour that Bulldog is getting fired, but Bulldog overhears Frasier telling Father Mike, and rushes up to the staion manager's office to quit. It later transpires that there was no truth in the rumour and Frasier is feeling very guilty about causing Bulldog to lose his job.

Avg. Viewer Review: 76.6% (5 Reviews)

Episode 1.11 - Death Becomes Him

Mini Synopsis: Frasier is troubled after the doctor he takes Martin to see suddenly dies. He believes this is because he hasn't put his affairs in order, but despite doing this, Frasier is still troubled. He finally resolves that by going to the doctor's shiva his mind will be put at ease...

Avg. Viewer Review: 82.3% (6 Reviews)

Episode 1.12 - Miracle on 3rd or 4th Street

Mini Synopsis: After being informed by Lilith that Frederick won't be spending Christmas with Frasier, a row then blows up between Frasier and his father so he decides to stay at home and do the noon to 4pm slot on Christmas Day instead of going to a log cabin with Niles and Martin. The most depressing call in show ever is followed by Christmas dinner at Lou's Place - a haunt for the homeless. Frasier feels very humbled,though, after they pay for his dinner because he has forgotten his wallet.

Avg. Viewer Review: 82.1% (8 Reviews)

Episode 1.13 - Guess Who's Coming To Breakfast

Mini Synopsis: Frasier mentions on-air that his father has been sleeping with a woman from his building, causing the woman in question, Elaine Morris, to get all embarrassed, and his father to get very angry. Frasier then appeals on his show for her to meet Martin that night. This she does - accompanied by half the building as they wait to see if Elaine will turn up. An even more embarrased Elaine rushes back into the lift, but Frasier forces himself and Martin into the lift for some privacy.

Avg. Viewer Review: 81.2% (5 Reviews)

Episode 1.14 - Can't Buy Me Love

Mini Synopsis: Martin persuades Frasier and Bulldog to take part in a bachelor auction. Bulldog is bought by a distraught Daphne (she opened the bidding and no-one bid higher), while a lingerie model, Kristina, buys Frasier. Come the night of the date, however, Kristina has a last-minute shoot and leaves her 9 year old daughter with Frasier. How will he respond to her tales about her terrible mother....?

Avg. Viewer Review: 84.6% (5 Reviews)

Episode 1.15 - Can't Tell A Crook By It's Cover

Mini Synopsis: Martin is inviting 3 buddies over for poker, and challenges Frasier to guess by the end of the night which one did time in prison. Frasier proves hopeless at this, as the real criminal, Jimmy, is last in Frasier's guesses. However, the revelation that Daphne has agreed to go on a date with Jimmy the following evening causes some arguing but Daphne's mind is made up. Discussing the situation with Niles the following day, they both rationalise they have to save Daphne from her date....

Avg. Viewer Review: 79.5% (4 Reviews)

Episode 1.16 - The Show Where Lilith Comes Back

Mini Synopsis: Frasier's ex-wife Lilith calls his show to disagree with the advice he has given a caller, prompting Roz to suggest the two of them have dinner together. Lilith's arrival is greeted with much consternation from all 3 Crane men, while Daphne develops a psychic headache. When everyone else has gone to bed, Lilith says she is in town because of the letter Frasier left in the apartment saying they should get back together. Frasier admits he did write the letter - but more than a year ago. These events, however, stir up Frasier's feelings for Lilith again......

Avg. Viewer Review: 93.2% (8 Reviews)

Episode 1.17 - A Midwinter Night's Dream

Mini Synopsis: Niles tries to spice up his marriage by dressing up as a pirate (well, just the eyepatch.....), but the maid finds him in the cupboard leading to Maris misreading the situation and throwing Niles out, before flying off to her favourite spa. Daphne offers to help cook a romantic meal for her return, but will Niles keep his emotions under control when he finds out that Maris is unable to fly back because of a storm and Daphne has broken up with new boyfriend Eric......

Avg. Viewer Review: 96.8% (12 Reviews)

Episode 1.18 - And The Whimper Is...

Mini Synopsis: Frasier and Roz attempt to improve their chance of winning a SeaBea (the Seattle radio awards) by sending gifts to the jury members, much to Martin's disapproval, but when 11 times nominee (and 10 times loser) Fletcher Gray announces he is retiring, Frasier begins to feel the pangs of guilt bite.

Avg. Viewer Review: 77.8% (4 Reviews)

Episode 1.19 - Give Him The Chair

Mini Synopsis: Frasier manages to lose Martin's favourite chair after he replaces it with a new one (thanks to the building lackey Leo) and appeals for it's whereabouts on his show. Numerous joke sightings are made, but finally it is located - on the set of a school production of 'Ten Little Indians'. There's only one problem - the teacher won't let the chair go....

Avg. Viewer Review: 85.3% (7 Reviews)

Episode 1.20 - Fortysomething

Mini Synopsis: Middle-age is beginning to take it's toll on Frasier, and wonders if a relationship with a twenty year old sales assistant who showed some interest in him is the answer.

Avg. Viewer Review: 65.0% (6 Reviews)

Episode 1.21 - Travels With Martin

Mini Synopsis: Frasier wants to go on holiday with Martin for some father-son bonding, and Martin chooses to see America in a Winnebago. The pair's excitement is soon dented when they realise how hellish it will be, so Frasier persuades Niles, and Martin persuades Daphne to go with them. All is going fine until Martin takes them over the border into Canada, at which point Daphne (who had been sleeping) informs them she hasn't yet got her Green Card - will they manage to smuggle her back into America with Niles and Frasier panicking and Daphne only able to say "Sure" in an American accent?

Avg. Viewer Review: 94.3% (14 Reviews)

Episode 1.22 - Author, Author

Mini Synopsis: Niles and Frasier attempt to write a book about sibling relationships together, filled with anecdotes from the listener's to Frasier's show. However, after struggling to write the book they resolve to lock themselves in a hotel room until it is finished. Soon, though, petty jealousy reigns and the two Crane brothers are at each others throats....

Avg. Viewer Review: 81.6% (10 Reviews)

Episode 1.23 - Frasier Crane's Day Off

Mini Synopsis: Frasier is coming down with the flu but is reluctant to let Gil Chesterton fill in for him as he has been angling for a better timeslot. He is soon confined to his bed, however, and has his worst fears confirmed so sends Niles to fill in for him. Initially a disaster, he is soon a natural before the mike and so Frasier rushes down to the station, high on drugs, to reclaim his show....

Avg. Viewer Review: 93.4% (7 Reviews)

Episode 1.24 - My Coffee With Niles

Mini Synopsis: After a year in Seattle, Niles poses Frasier with a deceptively simple question: "Are you happy?" at one of their regular meetings at Cafe Nervosa.

Avg. Viewer Review: 94.9% (16 Reviews)