50 Low Carb Recipes

low carb recipesIn this article I am going to first talk about how you can lose weight maintaining your carbs and then I will give you a list of 50+ Low Carbs Recipes which are easy to make & will keep you healthy on low budget.

Carbs are not the devils – real devils are the ‘simple carbs’ that makes you fat and takes you away from your ideal body goals.

The ‘complex carbs’ containing – whole grains, pulses, fruits, and vegetables are really helpful in keeping you full and providing you all the essential nutrients in your diet.

They contain fiber, protein, vitamins, and minerals in very good amount to keep you going throughout the day.

So, if you want to follow a low carb diet, the first thing you need to do is to eliminate all the simple carbs from your diet and stick to complex carbs only (but in required quantity only).

This simply means no colas, no sugary drinks, no chips and you also need to stay away from those tempting desserts including cakes, pastries donuts, and ice-cream. I know it can be very tough when you are a hardcore foodie, but once you will make it a habit, it will become very easy for you to follow a low carb diet.

The first step you need to do to take to follow a healthy diet is to cook it by yourself, so that you can check the ingredients. When we cook, we get great satisfaction and relief that what is on our plate is healthy and will surely help us to lose weight.

To help you in this part, we have brought you some amazing recipes that are not only low in carbs but are just amazing in taste and nutritive value.

So, let’s get to our tasty low carb recipes without wasting any single second.

50+ Low Carb Recipes:

1. Low carb Pancakes:

Found on thenovicechefblog

What is better than having pancakes in your breakfast especially when they are low in carbs. Their divine look and amazing taste can surely make your mornings the happy mornings.

2. Gluten- free muffins:

Found on lowcarbyum

Are you a muffin person? These munchkin’s muffins take about 1 minute and are in low in carbs and fat content. Moreover, celiac patients can try out this recipe as it is gluten-free.

3. Broccoli, Ham, and mozzarella baked eggs:

Found on kalynskitchen

Craving for something cheesy but don’t want to add those high carb foods? Then this is an ideal breakfast recipe for you. This recipe is all rounder because it can be used for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.

4. Low Carb Keto Waffles:

Found on ditchthecarbs

Waffles are one of the most popular breakfast dishes but are relatively high in carbs. But our low carb waffles have changed the story.

5. Turkey egg wraps:

Found on mylifecookbook

This recipe filled with the goodness of herbs, turkey and eggs is high in protein and low in carbs. If you want – can replace the turkey with ham, and enjoy them the way you like.

6. Spinach, sausages, and frittata:

Found on ibreatheimhungry

Looking ahead for frittatas this morning, I have found a recipe that is ideal if you are on a low carb diet. It contains wholesome goodness of spinach in your favorite frittatas.

7. Squash hash with kale and baked eggs:

Found on marthastewart

Kale and baked eggs make a very delicious breakfast meal. You can try this veggie-packed breakfast to start your day in the most nutritious way.

8. Garlic Chicken Stir Fry:

Found on therecipecritic

This super delicious chicken is better than any other Chinese food variant ordered from your favorite restaurant. Moreover, it is healthy and cost-effective if you are craving for something Chinese in your meal.

9. Buffalo Ranch Stuffed Chicken:

Found on thatlowcarblife

Drooling for buffalo ranch chicken pasta? Then need not to worry, this recipe will provide you the same taste but without that high carb pasta products. You can try this recipe and get it packed in your office lunchbox.

10. Mozzarella chicken:

Found on cafedelites

I love posting recipes for you that add taste and flavor to your every meal without even making you feel like you are on a diet. This chicken parm is easy, delicious and fast and an ideal dish for every meal.

11. Low Carb Pizza Chicken:

Found on sweetcsdesigns

Pizza is not a good option, if you are on a diet. But what if I told you that you can eat this pizza even without worrying about the carbs? Yes you heard it right this pizza chicken recipe is low in carb and high in proteins.

12. Keto green chili chicken:

Found on easyfamilyrecipes

Having something good in your dinner after a long hectic day can preferably end your day in such a great manner. Our keto green chili chicken recipe can be added in casserole dish and you can practically let your dinner cook itself without putting any extra efforts.

13. Low Carb Chicken Philly Cheesesteak Bowl:

Found on easyhealthllc

Everyone loves to munch on cheesesteak sandwiches. But those carbs are not letting you to have it? Guess what we have a substitute to those tradition cheesesteak sandwiches that are low in carbs.

14. Bacon, Cream Cheese, Cheddar Chicken:

Found on juliasalbum

Chicken breast is the best option if you want to add more proteins in your meal. I wonder how a low carb recipe can be so mouth watering. Don’t believe me try this now.

15. Herbed mushrooms and chicken:

Found on peaceloveandlowcarb

Bored of those green veggies and eggs? Then you can try out this new recipe that contains different herbs to add aroma and flavor, mushrooms to add fiber and chicken to make it protein rich.

16. Chicken Florentine Crepes:

Found on lowcarbmaven

These little gems feel cool and tastes amazing like heaven. This recipe is specially made with low-carb ingredients to fit into your low-carb routine.

17. Keto Chicken Pot Pie:

Found on jenniferbanz

I am sure once you have tried this dish, you won’t ever forget its taste. This is merely an innovation that has turned the traditional high carb recipe into low carb without compromising with the flavors and the taste.

18. Whole 30 “In-N-Out” Style Burger:

Found on brit

This recipe will make you feel like having restaurant quality food even without adding any extra carbs. These little burgers are wrapped in lettuce leaves and high protein patties to match up your diet goals.

19. Taco salad:

Found on chindeep

Diet is incomplete without adding salads into it. But this is not compulsory that the salads need to be boring and tasteless. This taco salad will surely change your perception regarding the salads.

20. Steak Fajita Roll-Ups

Found on diethood

You will surely forget your tortilla wraps after having these steak fajita rolls. Best part is there portion size that provides you satiety without even feeling guilty and conscious about the calories.

21. Easy Balsamic Glazed Steak Tips and Mushrooms:

Found on thekitchn

The little modification in this recipe has made it an ideal choice for the low carb diet. You can surely replace the mashed potatoes with the mashed cauliflowers to enjoy the traditional taste of this recipe without compromising with your low-carb routine.

22. Beef stew:

Found on lowcarbmaven

Here is another low carb recipe substitute for a classic traditional dish. You surely cannot say no to this dish after having it once.

23. Low Carb Beef Stroganoff:

Found on lowcarbmaven

If you are finding a budget friendly dish to suit your diet then you have come a right way. The ingredients added into beef stroganoff are easily available and are low cost.

24. Low Carb Keto Beef & Broccoli:

Found on foodfaithfitness

Beef and broccoli can do wonders to your diet. Just replace it with your bowl of cauliflower rice and see the magic it will do to your body.

25. Instant Pot Beef Short Ribs:

Found on wholesomeyum

Wondering to have something tasty in dinner? Then you can go for this deliciously yum instant pot beef recipe that can be cooked easily by using only 5 ingredients.

26. Easy Baked Sirloin Roast with Herb Rub:

Found on beautyandthefoodie

I really loved the taste of these baked sirloin in amazingly flavored herbs. Having guests tonight? And wondering to cook something amazing in very less time. Then you can surely opt for this recipe without compromising with your budget and time.

27. Pizza stuffed Portobello mushrooms:

Found on dontgobaconmyheart

This recipe serves you the taste and flavor of restaurant made pizza without making you feel guilty of missing your diet. You just have to replace the pepperoni with grounded beef to make it an easy low carb taco pizza.

28. Paleo Shepherd’s Pie with Roasted Veggies:

Found on wholenewmom

And here is another traditional dish whose high carb ingredients are replaced with the low carb ingredients. Loaded with nutritious roasted veggies and cauliflower topping, makes it a fantastic low-carb alternate to the traditional Shepherd’s Pie.

29. Salmon & Summer Veggies in Foil:

Found on cookingclassy

Need not to explain why this dish is added in our low carb recipes. We all are aware that salmon is low in carbs and making it along with veges adds more nutrients into a simple and easy dish.

30. Zucchini Shrimp Scampi:

Found on damndelicious

It’s high time to bring out your noodles maker to try this amazing zucchini shrimp scampi. This recipe involves replacement of the high carb noodles with very low carb zucchini noodles.

31. Low carb baked fish:

Found on easyhealthllc

I love baked fish and I am sure you will love it too. Moreover, the seasonings used in this recipe are low in sodium so that you can consume it without any tension of your rising blood pressure.

32. Oven Fried Fish Fillets:

Found on simplysohealthy

Baking is far better than frying. This recipe involves baking the fish fillets instead of frying them. These fillets can be ideal for the people who are trying to lose weight but don’t want to give up on tasty food options.

33. Almond Crusted Cod:

Found on farmtojar

Fibre rich almonds are high in antioxidants and protein. Replacing those breadcrumbs with almonds crumbs can be one of the most innovative things you can do with your food today.

This recipe highlights great benefits of low carb covered with high protein almonds to cut out those extra carbs in the form of bread crumbs.

34. Grilled shrimp skewers with creamy chili sauce:

Found on diabetesstrong

Shrimps can be a great summer recipe for you and your family. We can have shrimps in lot of ways but grilled one is my favorite. You can have them in breakfast, lunch or dinner or can serve them as an appetizer for your small family get together.

35. Baked veggies with jalapeno shrimp:

Found on cottercrunch

Want to have something spicy in lunch today? Then you can look forward to this protein rich recipe loaded with seasonable vegetables, lean meats, herbs and spices.

36. Tuna Patties:

Found on therisingspoon

If you are not satisfied with those beef burgers and bored of those vegetable burgers than you can try out this new recipe on our list. Made with tuna, this recipe can be substituted with various gluten free and grain free products in the market.

37. Smoked Salmon and cream cheese Wraps:

Found on diabetesstrong

These wraps made with low-carb tortillas, are ideal for your small trips. You can pack them and take them with yourself. Smoked salmon and cream cheese flavor makes it highly flavorful.

38. Creamy garlic Shrimp with Parmesan:

Found on cafedelites

Looking out for a multi-purpose recipe to serve as a side-dish or to be packed in a wrap for your office lunchbox? Then you will love this recipe made with highly nutritious shrimps and coated with rustic and buttery sauce.

39. Broccoli cheese soup:

Found on wholesomeyum

This low-carb broccoli cheese soup is healthy, gluten-free and cheesy substitute for those high carb evening snacks you were munching on. Made with five easily available local ingredients, this amazing recipe just takes around 20 minutes.

40. Vegetarian Black Bean Chili:

Found on marthastewart

Topped out with your favorite fixings, this vegetarian dish can turn your party on fire. It has all the vegetables that you can buy easily from your nearby super market.

41. Antipasto Kale Salad with Basil Vinaigrette

Found on sugarfreemom

Salads are easy to make and are perfect for those lazy days when you just don’t want to cook. This recipe add some fresh ingredients in your meal to load you with amazing antioxidants, you were lacking behind.

42. Twice-Baked Spaghetti Squash with Kale, Feta, & Mozzarella

Found on kalynskitchen

Leaving behind those potatoes, this recipe can be great to add to your low-carb meal. Squashed with kale, feta and mozzarella this twice baked spaghetti is an amazing recipe to boost up your taste buds.

43. Oven-Fried Buffalo Cauliflower Bites with Ranch Dressing

Found on sugarfreemom

These spicy cauliflower bites served with dairy free ranch dressing feels amazing on taste buds. And the most joyful part is that they take only 30 minutes to be served on your plate.

44. Mediterranean Zucchini Pasta

Found on peaceloveandlowcarb

Missing your old pasta days? Don’t be sad because we have found an ideal low-carb pasta recipe for you, so you can have them without any guilt.

45. Keto Lemon Bars

Found on heyketomama

I have never thought that lemon cakes could be so tasty. But this recipe has just changed my perception and has made me an addict to these spongy delicious mini cakes.

46. Peanut Butter Mousse:

Found on alldayidreamaboutfood

Peanut butter is just amazing substitute for all those mousse ingredients that adds on an inch on your waistline. You can try this rich and deliberately delicious recipe for your next occasion.

47. Edible Cookie Dough

Found on alldayidreamaboutfood

Looking for a fast and easy dessert recipe to calm down your sweet craving? Then you can try out this recipe, made within 5 minutes with five simple ingredients.

48. No bake chocolate peanut butter bars:

Found on thebigmansworld

Bars are always been my favorite. But I have stopped consuming them because of their high carbohydrate content. But not now, this recipe allows me to munch on my favorite bars without even stressing about my diet.

49. Cheesecake:

Found on mybakingaddiction

This amazing all new version of low carb and low sugar cheese cake is one the best desserts I have tried in my diet days. The best thing is that I need not to wait for cheat days to consume them.

50. No bake cookies:

Found on howtothisandthat

Wondering how cookies could be made without baking? Then you will be amazed to look at this carb-free cookies recipe, that don’t require your baking equipments at all.

51. Gluten- free chocolate cake

Found on gnom-gnom

This intensely chocolaty cake just made my day. This ultimate gluten-free cake is an ideal dish for all those chocolate lovers who were running away from their chocolates craving just because of their diet goals. But now you can have it without thinking twice!


So, this was all about our low-carb recipes. We will be back with some more recipes to keep you healthy and fit in low budget. Till then try them all and do let us know which one was your favorite.

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