Keto Lunch Recipes

Cold Zucchini Salad

Cold Zucchini Salad

This cold zucchini salad is the perfect summery salad for serving alongside BBQ.  We create this with sauteed zucchini, celery, lots of onion, and a mayonnaise-based dressing.  This salad is great for making ahead because it's even better if you let it sit overnight. There's no need to bust out the spiralizer or even the vegetable peeler because the zucchini is very simply chopped, which gives it a great chunky texture.  Try adding some rotisserie chicken and feta cheese for a heartier ...

Keto Asparagus, Egg, and Bacon Salad

Keto Asparagus, Egg, and Bacon Salad

An asparagus salad topped with bacon and eggs, then dressed with a tangy dijon vinaigrette.  The dressing is easily made with pantry staples that you likely have on hand.  That makes it great for whipping up any time you find great asparagus. You can save time by making extra hard-boiled eggs or bacon when you cook them for other recipes.  That way, all you have to do is blanch the asparagus and create the dressing.  I like to have both in my fridge at all times. Yields 2 servings of ...

Keto Hoagie Lunch Bowl

Keto Hoagie Lunch Bowl

This easy lunch bowl combines all your favorite flavors from a Hoagie roll, but without any of the bread.  We chop up cold cuts like turkey, salami, and ham then toss it with plenty of cheese and veggies and sauce. You can chop the ingredients and mix the sauce beforehand for fast and easy lunches.  Very little prep and no cooking is required.  I think, like me, you'll also decide that you don't miss the bread.  It's hard to miss it when you can still eat all the best parts of the ...

Easy Chicken and Feta Plate

Easy Chicken and Feta Plate

If you're in need of an easy lunch idea then look no further, because you've got to try this chicken and feta plate.  It's a grab-and-go Mediterranean style meal complete with a simple salad, feta, olives, tomato, and chicken. Bring home a rotisserie chicken to make this as an easy dinner, then save leftovers for lunch.  If you don't have feta cheese then try subbing in slices of mozzarella or halloumi. Yields 2 servings of Easy Chicken and Feta Plate The Preparation 10 ounces ...

Easy One-Pan Ground Beef and Green Beans

Easy One-Pan Ground Beef and Green Beans

This one-pan meal is an easy lunch to whip up with just a few simple ingredients.  First, we pan-seared ground beef with butter then tossed in fresh green beans and served with a side of sour cream.  We used fresh beans because they provide more texture and snap.  For a sprinkle of extra flavor, try adding some shredded Parmesan over the top of the dish before serving. This recipe is great for meal prepping lunches ahead, especially if you make extra servings and divide up into ...

Easy Spinach and Bacon Salad

Easy Spinach and Bacon Salad

This simple spinach salad is easily dressed with mayo, salt, and pepper then topped with bacon and eggs.   It's great for lunch or as a side for dinner, plus it's made from simple ingredients that many of us always have on hand.  Spinach is the perfect base for this meal and is packed with much-needed magnesium and potassium. You can crisp the strips of bacon and boil the eggs ahead of time to have this salad as an easy lunch option.  It's also easy to pack for lunch, just bring the ...

Easy Keto Italian Plate

Easy Keto Italian Plate

This easy Italian plate packs in the healthy fats but feels like a light lunch.  A generous assortment of fresh mozzarella cheese, sliced prosciutto, green olives, and tomatoes are drizzled with olive oil then seasoned with salt and pepper. There's no cooking necessary, and this can easily be packed for lunch away from home if you bring the seasoning and olive oil in a separate container. Don't forget to sprinkle a generous amount of salt and pepper across the top of the mozzarella cheese ...

Fresh Broccoli and Dill Keto Salad

Fresh Broccoli and Dill Keto Salad

This super-fresh tasting broccoli and dill salad is sure to become your new staple side dish.  Tender lightly cooked broccoli is tossed with mayonnaise and tons of fresh dill.  This recipe is easy to prepare and keeps well in the fridge, so make up a big batch for the week!  You'll thank me later. Feeling a little hungry, and want a quick lunch?  Try adding some leftover roast chicken.  Feel free to save a little time by using pre-chopped broccoli.  You may just need to chop it down into ...

Keto Smoked Salmon Filled Avocados

Keto Smoked Salmon Filled Avocados

Smoked salmon-filled avocados are one of the most effortless keto lunches that you could make.  All you need is the salmon, sour cream, avocados, and seasoning!  This recipe is excellent for those of you who are doing keto on your own, as it's just a single serving.  You can easily double, triple, or even quadruple this recipe to feed more people. The trick to this recipe is to make sure that you use perfectly ripe avocados.  Look for fruit that feels firm, but yields to gentle pressure.  ...

Low-Carb Broccoli Lemon Parmesan Soup

Low-Carb Broccoli Lemon Parmesan Soup

Tuck into this inviting bowl of simply made yet delicious broccoli soup.  We make this without any flour or added thickeners.  Just broccoli, almond milk, whipping cream, and cheese.  A healthy squeeze of lemon juice adds the perfect amount of brightness.  Feel free to make this with fresh florets or even frozen broccoli. You'll just need a blender to puree half of the soup.  You could also use a stick blender, just be sure to leave some chunks of broccoli intact.  This soup is great ...