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100 Dishes That Make Low-Carb A Breeze

Let me see ya get low.

keto mac and cheese in a black cast iron pan with a silver spoon
Parker Feierbach

Whether you’re following a ketogenic diet, avoiding sugar, or just looking to cut out some gluten (we get it, it’s been a bread-heavy couple of years), we’ve got the best low-carb recipes for you. These breakfast, lunch, and dinner recipes are so good, you won't miss the bread, pasta, or grains at all. Finally, you can cut the carbs without losing the flavor or convenience!

And we promise, they’re not all cauliflower. While some of our favorites do rely on that magical brassica, like this “mac” & cheese, we’ve also got tons of recipes that let other ingredients (zucchini, butternut squash, broccoli) shine. For example, we’re big fans of anything that replaces carbs with cheesy, eggy goodness, like these breakfast enchiladas. Another fantastic breakfast innovation—keto granola (so good for when you’re really missing cereal!). Zoodles are another favorite, especially when we expand beyond zucchini, like in these butternut squash noodles. And with our fast food- or deli-inspired dishes, you won’t even miss the bun!

Not sure if low-carb is right for you? We investigated low-carb diet culture, and what we found might surprise you. Think a low-carb diet is too expensive? We can show you how to make 9 low-carb meals for less than $25! Want more low-carb inspiration? Check out dessert recipes here, or in our Keto Made Easy Bookazine. Plus, try our best low carb breakfasts and easy low carb side dish recipes.

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Keto Beef Stew

Making beef stew Keto friendly only means a few simple swaps. It's still just as silky and deeply comforting as the original.

Get the Keto Beef Stew recipe.

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Keto Chicken Parmesan

No one can deny a good chicken parm. This version, coated with almond flour and LOTS of parmesan, is both keto-friendly and completely irresistible.

Get the Keto Chicken Parmesan recipe.

bowl of keto chicken wings next to a mayonnaise based dip and a blue strip towel
Emily Hvalac Green
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Keto Fried Chicken

To make a low-carb fried chicken we skipped the flour and went for pork rinds (!) and Parmesan instead.

Get the Keto Fried Chicken recipe.

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Bryce Johnson
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Keto Cereal

Make a big batch of this granola and have an easy breakfast ready all week long.

Get the Keto Cereal recipe.

keto mac and cheese in a black cast iron dish with a spoon sticking out
Parker Feierbach
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Cauliflower "Mac" & Cheese

This dish avoids all the no-nos in classic mac & cheese, without sacrificing flavor.

Get the Cauliflower "Mac" & Cheese recipe.

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Cauliflower Pizza Crust

Keep things simple with fresh tomatoes and basil, or get creative. Sautéed peppers and onions, sliced olives, cooked and crumbled sausage. Ham and pineapple? Why not! And pepperoni is always a good call—and you can even buy a vegan version if someone at your table doesn’t eat meat

Get the Cauliflower Pizza Crust recipe.

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Bacon-Wrapped Keto Meatloaf

The bacon adds savory saltiness and crunch on top, the almond flour acts as a perfect nutty binder, and soy sauce packs a punch of umami you never knew meatloaf could have. With all this fantastic flavor already at the party, you won’t think twice about missing the bread crumbs or ketchup.

Get the Bacon-Wrapped Keto Meatloaf recipe.

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Keto Taco Casserole

We packed all of your favorite Tex-Mex flavors into this endlessly scoopable and delicious casserole. Make a batch of keto tortilla chips and you won't need any utensils — simply dip and chow down.

Get the Keto Taco Casserole recipe.

vanilla keto birthday cake with chocolate frosting decorated with rainbow colored coconut chips
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Keto Birthday Cake

We love the festive colorful coconut flakes!

Get the Keto Birthday Cake recipe.

keto breakfast casserole
Andrew Bui
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Italian Sausage & Broccoli Rabe Egg Casserole

The classic combo of Italian sausage, broccoli rabe, and basil lends itself to a recipe that’s easy to whip up for an impressive breakfast, brunch, or breakfast for dinner!

Get the Italian Sausage & Broccoli Rabe Egg Casserole recipe.

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Keto Chili

Here, a deep savory beef broth base is spiked with chili powder, cumin, and paprika, and filled with beef and vegetables. Topped with fresh green onions, crispy bacon, and creamy avocado, this hearty stew is sure to please any crowd, keto or not.

Get theKeto Chili recipe.

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Keto Pork Chops with Garlicky Cream Sauce

How can something this creamy and delicious be Keto!? These easy pork chops come complete with a mushroom cream sauce that you'll want to pour over everything.

Get the Keto Pork Chops with Garlicky Cream Sauce recipe.

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Cheesy Bacon Ranch Chicken

The ranch seasoning is optional... but how could you not?

Get the Cheesy Bacon Ranch Chicken recipe.

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Kat Wirsing
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Sweet Potato Lasagna

Who needs pasta when you've got candy-sweet potatoes?

Get the Sweet Potato Lasagna recipe.

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Lucy Schaeffer
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Keto Apple Crisp

Replacing a Granny Smith with zucchini doesn’t feel like a fair swap, but trust us—it works!

Get the Keto Apple Crisp recipe.

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Keto Stuffed Cabbage

This low-carb version of stuffed cabbage is just as satisfying as the original. The secret: cauliflower rice.

Get the Keto Stuffed Cabbage recipe.

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Parker Feierbach
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Butternut Squash Noodles

All you need is a little Parmesan and olive oil on top.

Get the Butternut Squash Noodles recipe.

antipasto stuffed chicken
Parker Feierbach
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Antipasto-Stuffed Chicken

This super simple chicken dinner boasts an absolute knockout of flavor.

Get the Antipasto-Stuffed Chicken recipe.

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Emily Hvalac Green
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Keto Tortilla Chips

Crispy and salty, just what you crave!

Get the Keto Tortilla Chips recipe.

zucchini burrito boats
Parker Feierbach
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Burrito Zucchini Boats

More meat. Less carbs.

Get the Burrito Zucchini Boats recipe.

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Park Feierbach
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Mashed Cauliflower

You won't even miss the potatoes.

Get the Mashed Cauliflower recipe.

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Park Feierbach
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Bang Bang Cauliflower

Not only is it quick and easy, but this dish is super adaptable.

Get the Bang Bang Cauliflower recipe.

copycat chicken lettuce wraps
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Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps

Even better than P.F. Changs.

Get the Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps recipe.

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Ethan Calabrese
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Eggplant Lasagna

This is the vegetarian lasagna you've been searching for.

Get the Eggplant Lasagna recipe.

chicken parm stuffed peppers
Ethan Calabrese
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Chicken Parm Stuffed Peppers

There's no wrong way to eat chicken parm...but this way is definitely right.

Get the Chicken Parm Stuffed Peppers recipe.

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Parker Feierbach
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Zucchini Lasagna Roll-Ups

Your low-carb lasagna dreams have come true.

Get the Zucchini Lasagna Roll-Ups recipe.

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Kat Wirsing
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Low-Carb Vanilla Ice Cream

This recipe is a blank slate for mix-ins.

Get the Low-Carb Vanilla Ice Cream recipe.

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Jonathan Boulton
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Egg Roll Bowls

The healthy way to enjoy an egg roll!

Get the Egg Roll Bowls recipe.

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Tiffany Azure
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Bruschetta Grilled Chicken

The least basic grilled chicken has ever looked.

Get the Bruschetta Grilled Chicken recipe.

Bryce Johnson
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Typically, taquitos are made by rolling a variety of fillings tightly in a corn tortilla before deep frying. They're good. Like, REALLY good. Unfortunately, they're not keto, so we got creative and replaced the tortilla with something that is: cheese!

Get the Keto Taquitos recipe.

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