18 Ketogenic Dinner Recipes for Lazy Cooks

ketogenic sheet pan rainbow veggies and chicken recipe
Photo: Liz Andrew/Styling: Erin McDowell

Feed the whole family, whip up something fun and stick to the ketogenic diet? It’s tough to do it all. Especially when eating keto means buying a ton of new ingredients (coconut aminos, we’re looking at you) and developing an intense bond with your spiralizer. But we’re here to make the impossible, well, totally doable.

keto baked parmesan tomatoes
Zen and Spice

1. Baked Parmesan Tomatoes

No judgment if you buy the pre-shredded stuff.

keto italian seasoned butter shrimp recipe
Valentina’s Corner

2. Italian Seasoned Butter Shrimp

Tip: Opt for frozen, peeled deveined shrimp for zero prep.

keto cheesy taco zucchini boats recipe
Cooking Classy

3. Chicken Enchilada Zucchini Boats

If you’d rather nix the corn, swap in creamy avocado.

keto cashew chicken recipe
Keto Connect

4. Cashew Chicken

It takes 15 minutes, max.

ketogenic sheet pan rainbow veggies and chicken recipe
Photo: Liz Andrew/Styling: Erin McDowell

5. Keto Sheet-Pan Chicken and Rainbow Veggies

Because you love eating but not cleaning.

keto spaghetti squash chow mein recipe
Little Bits of Real Food + Real Talk

6. Spaghetti Squash Chow Mein

No peeling necessary.

keto one pot taco skillet recipe
A Saucy Kitchen

7. One Pot Taco Skillet

Tortilla shells are seriously overrated.

keto creamy sun dried tomato chicken recipe
Savory Tooth

8. Creamy Sun-Dried Tomato Chicken with Spinach and Garlic

This 15-minute dinner is one of our favorites.

keto shredded chicken chili recipe

9. Shredded Chicken Chili

A brilliant spice blend makes for big flavor.

one pan healthy italian sausage veggies recipe
Chelsea’s Messy Apron

10. One Pan Healthy Italian Sausage and Veggies

Throw in any veggies you have in the fridge.

beef spinach mozzarella one pot bake recipe
Keto Diet App

11. Beef, Spinach and Mozzarella One-Pot Bake

Almost no dishes? Sounds like music to our ears.

keto garlic butter brazilian steak recipe
Rasa Masala

12. Garlic Butter Brazilian Steak

It’s practically impossible to eff up this impressive-looking recipe.

keto avocado greek salad recipe
Café Delites

13. Avocado Greek Salad

You totally have 15 minutes to spare.

5 minute keto pizza recipe

14. 5-Minute Keto Pizza

The secret? Your immersion blender.

keto creamy pesto parmesan chicken recipe
Le Crème de la Crumb

15. Creamy Pesto Parmesan Chicken

We won't tell if you use store-bought pesto.

keto creamy cauliflower chowder recipe
My Food Story

16. Creamy Cauliflower Chowder

Quickly chop up your veggies and throw them in the blender.

keto avocado egg salad recipe

17. Avocado Egg salad

Hard-boil the eggs ahead of time and dinner’s ready in five minutes.

keto sheet pan teriyaki salmon recipe
Damn Delicious

18. Sheet Pan Teriyaki Salmon

Hands down, the easiest way to cook seafood.

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Heath Goldman

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From 2017 to 2019 Heath Goldman held the role of Food Editor covering food, booze and some recipe development, too. Tough job, eh?
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