These Low Carb Dinner Ideas range from perfectly juicy and tender steak and chicken to salmon, shrimp, and more. But they all have two things in common – they’re low on carbs and easy to make!
The Best Low Carb Dinner Ideas
Whether you follow a keto or high protein diet or are just trying to watch your carb intake, these low carb dinner recipes will please your taste buds and keep you satisfied. You won’t miss the potatoes and pasta either, with vegetables like cauliflower, zucchini or avocado used in their place.
What I love most about these low carb recipes is that they’re all easy to make. And I’ve included recipes for every occasion, from simple and casual weeknight dinners to entertaining options. There’s salad for summer, soup for winter, and everything in between!
33 Low Carb Dinner Recipes You Must Try
These low carb meals are low in carbs and high in flavor. Whether you’re craving chicken, seafood, or steak, you’ll find a recipe for it here. Also great for meal-prep!
Skillet Cauliflower “Arroz” Con Pollo (Spanish chicken and rice) is a dish I grew up eating, and is pure comfort food to me. This low-carb version swaps the rice for veggies, which means larger portions with 85% less calories than rice!
This easy Baked Pesto Chicken is a fast chicken dish made with skinless chicken breasts, fresh basil pesto, tomatoes, mozzarella and Parmesan cheese. You can make this in the oven, or make it outside on the grill!
Air Fryer Shrimp make a quick, easy, and versatile low carb dinner. Ready in just a handful of minutes, these shrimp turn out perfectly every time. Serve with your favorite sides like broccoli or spinach for a simple yet delicious low-carb dinner.
These crispy, juicy baked chicken thighs are always on rotation in my house, my go-to easy weeknight meal. They’re loaded with flavor and have the crispiest skin, and my family loves them. Serve them with your favorite low-carb side dish.
For a quick and easy low carb dinner guaranteed to impress, try this Cilantro Lime Shrimp. It’s full of flavor and comes together in just minutes. If you don’t like cilantro use other fresh herbs like parsley.
Made with boneless skinless chicken breast, these Air Fryer Chicken Bites are a quick and easy dinner. Serve with your favorite sides or add to salads, wraps, and more. Leftovers are perfect for meal prep too.
These avocados are stuffed with lump crab, cucumbers and spicy mayo topped with furikake and drizzled with soy sauce. I’ve had this idea in my head all week, I wasn’t exactly sure how it would come out but I’m obsessed with them, they came out so good!