23 Ketogenic Skillet Recipes That Are Easy and Delicious

20 minute skillet shrimp and sausage
Paleo Newbie

Listen up, meat and cheese lovers (aka everyone): It’s time to give the ketogenic diet a whirl. Imagine eating all the steak, mozzarella, chicken, sausage and Gouda you want while losing weight and keeping it off. Wanna try it? Check with your doctor, whip up a few of these easy, keto-friendly skillet recipes and invite us over.

green shakshuka
Photo: Liz Andrew/Styling: Erin McDowell


Green Shakshuka

Spinach, jalapeño and eggs for breakfast? Sign us up.

cheesy spaghetti squash skillet
I Breathe I’m Hungry


Cheesy Spaghetti Squash Skillet

Pasta craving officially squashed.

skillet chicken with lemon garlic cream sauce
Little Spice Jar


Skillet Chicken with Lemon Garlic Cream Sauce

Pour the leftover sauce over veggies.

skillet roasted bacon brussels sprouts with garlic parmesan cream sauce
Peace, Love and Low-Carb


Skillet Roasted Bacon Brussels Sprouts with Garlic Parmesan Cream Sauce

Did someone say veggies?

one pan garlic herb chicken and asparagus
Crème de la Crumb


One-Pan Garlic Herb Chicken and Asparagus

Dinner basically cooked itself.

skillet meatballs in marinara sauce
Recipe Runner


Skillet Meatballs in Marinara Sauce

Bye, spaghetti.

slow cooked salmon
Erin McDowell


Slow-Cooked Salmon

Tastes like it took all day; secretly takes 25 minutes.

mexican cauliflower rice skillet
All Day I Dream About Food


Mexican Cauliflower Rice Skillet

No tortillas necessary.

peel and eat salt and pepper shrimp
Salt + Wind


Peel and Eat Salt-and-Pepper Shrimp

Close your eyes and you’re at the beach.

the best low carb pizza
Keto Connect


The Best Low-Carb Pizza

Deep dish fans, rejoice.

20 minute skillet shrimp and sausage
Paleo Newbie


20-Minute Skillet Shrimp and Sausage

Hearty, filling and totally on your diet.

skillet chicken marsala
Lexi’s Clean Kitchen


Skillet Chicken Marsala

Why drink wine when you can pour it in your dinner?

one pot cheesy taco skillet
Sweet C’s Designs


One-Pot Cheesy Taco Skillet

This is comfort food at its finest, people.

buttered cod in a skillet
Valentina’s Corner


Buttered Cod in a Skillet

Cooking seafood just got really simple.

cajun shrimp and sausage vegetable skillet
The Recipe Critic


Cajun Shrimp and Sausage Vegetable Skillet

Basically an hour-long trip to New Orleans.

cast iron ribeye with garlic mushrooms
Neighbor Food


Cast-Iron Rib Eye with Garlic Mushrooms

So. Damn. Fancy.

sweet potato breakfast hash
Paleo Running Momma


Sweet Potato Breakfast Hash

The best part of waking up.

pesto mozz and tomato stuffed chicken breasts
Laughing Spatula


Pesto, Mozz and Tomato Stuffed Chicken Breasts

We laugh in the face of bread.

Photo: Liz Andrew/Styling: Erin McDowell



Remember green shakshuka? Meet its more traditional cousin.

fried cabbage and kielbasa skillet
12 Tomatoes


Fried Cabbage and Kielbasa Skillet

Bookmark this one for a cold winter night.

creamy bacon mushroom thyme chicken
The Recipe Critic


Creamy Bacon Mushroom Thyme Chicken

Ready for a flavor explosion?

spinach and feta frittata
Framed Cooks


Spinach and Feta Frittata

One protein-packed breakfast, coming right up.

spinach artichoke skillet zucchini lasagna
With Salt and Wit


Spinach Artichoke Skillet Zucchini Lasagna

This settles it: Monday is officially lasagna night.

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Lindsay Champion

Freelance Editor

From 2015-2020 Lindsay Champion held the role of Food and Wellness Director. She continues to write for PureWow as a Freelance Editor.
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