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Low-Carb Dinners: 45 Healthy Dinner Recipes

We all know that it can be tricky to find dinner recipes that taste yummy and abide by your low-carb diet. That's why we've put together a collection of your favorite Low-Carb Dinners - 45 Healthy Dinner Recipes. From low-carb chicken dinners to low-carb beef dinners, these healthy dinner ideas have the variety you're looking for when putting together your weekly meal plan.

Spotlight Chicken

Just because you are cooking low-carb chicken recipes doesn't mean they have to be low in flavor! Our Stoplight Chicken is not only delicious, but eye-catching, too, and you can have it on your table in just minutes!

Easy Hamburger Soup

Who says the only way to enjoy a hamburger is between buns? We use extra-lean ground beef and fresh veggies to make our low-carb, Easy Hamburger Soup tasty and healthy. What a great change-of-pace soup recipe!

Creamy Basil Pork Chops

Our to-die-for homemade creamy basil sauce drizzled over easy-to-prepare, moist and juicy pork chops makes for a memorable meal. Who would think a low-carb dinner recipe this fancy was such a cinch?

Slow Cooker Sunday Roast

Sunday dinner just got tastier with our healthy dinner recipe for Slow Cooker Sunday Roast. The ease and convenience of a slow cooker will turn an economic boneless beef chuck roast into a tender main dish meal, that fits your healthy eating goals!

Creamy Crunchy Chicken Casserole

Our Creamy Crunchy Chicken Casserole hits all the high notes. Plus, it comes together so quickly, you'll have this on the table before your gang can ask, "What's for dinner?"

Kung Pao Beef

Get out your chopsticks and get ready to enjoy this easy recipe for Kung Pao Beef! Why call for take-out when we can create this classic Asian dish ourselves and save time, money, and our health!?

Cauliflower Mac and Cheese

Macaroni and cheese is one of those dishes we've loved since childhood. Now that we're following a diabetic diet, it's not always easy to enjoy some of our childhood favorites. Luckily, we've found a way around that! Our Cauliflower "Mac" and Cheese is a low-carb dinner recipe that's full of that down-home goodness you love. Give it a try and you'll see what we mean!

Parmesan Chicken Bake

Our flavorful and juicy Parmesan Chicken Bake starts with boneless, skinless chicken breasts that we coat with a light breading and Parmesan cheese. This no-fuss main dish is restaurant-worthy and fit for a diabetes diet to boot!

Border Burgers

If you're on the hunt for low-carb ground beef recipes, stop right here! These juicy burgers are absolutely diet-friendly! Our easy southwestern-style recipe for Border Burgers is so delicious, you won't even miss the bun!

Chicken Fried Steak

Serve up a dinnertime classic with our recipe for Chicken Fried Steak. This recipe has all that old-fashioned taste you grew up with, but with just a few tweaks to make it diabetic-friendly. Serve it alongside some of your favorite classic veggies and you've got a down-home dish to rave about!

Lemon Dijon Lamb Chops

Our easy, breezy recipe for Lemon Dijon Lamb Chops will leave you wondering why you don't make them more often. The lemon-and-Dijon flavor combination works perfectly, and the garlic adds a nice kick, too, making this one of our favorite healthy dinner recipes!

Roasted Pork Chops and Vegetables

Our hearty recipe for Pork Chops and Vegetables is a weeknight dinner winner. With everything they need to keep their bellies full and happy, this is one dish that'll always bring 'em to the table!

Shortcut Chicken Soup  Dumplings

This lighter version of Shortcut Chicken Soup & Dumplings comes packing all the old-fashioned taste you'd expect, without all the work. For a soul soothing low-carb soup that won't blow your diet, this is the low-carb dinner recipe for you.

Slow Cooker Tex-Mex Chicken

This easy Slow Cooker Tex-Mex Chicken dish is warm and welcoming after a long day. The chicken thighs are super flavorful and pair perfectly with this healthy combo of veggies and seasonings.

Cheesy Chile Bake

Just 'cause you're watching what you eat, doesn't mean you have to eat bland food. Our comforting and zesty Cheesy Chile Bake is a super side dish that will give you great taste without straying from your diet.

Nicoles Famous Chicken

The fresh veggies really bring out the flavor of Nicole's Famous Chicken, and no matter what name you go by, we're sure you'll perfect this mouthwatering recipe.

Parisian Pork Medallions

Parisian Pork Medallions cook up fast, which makes them perfect for an impromptu dinner party. In fact, they are one of our quickest cooking low-carb pork recipes. Plus, they're so tender your guests won't even need a knife!

All American Diner Chicken

Bet you never thought you could get slow-roasted chicken flavor in just 30 minutes. Well, you can, with our All-American Diner Chicken! All you need is a chicken bouillon cube.'ll be our little secret!

Stuffed Chicken Rolls

The easy Mr. Food Test Kitchen secret to rolling up a chicken breast is the key to this quick and easy diabetes recipe for Stuffed Chicken Rolls.

Cheeseburger Pie

Ooh - this recipe is so beefy! Our Cheeseburger Pie is an easy ground beef casserole that's popular with kids of all ages. Honestly, what's not to love about this low-carb, cheesy burger dish?

Greek Festival Fish

Our Greek Festival Fish has the bold Mediterranean flavors that we love about Greek recipes. Get ready to have your taste buds transported all the way to the Greek Isles after just one bite!

Italian Eggplant Casserole

Healthy and light, our Italian Eggplant Casserole bakes up with tons of texture and taste. We made sure to add in some colorful, good-for-you tomatoes for extra pizzazz.

Ranchers Meatloaf

Take your taste buds down to the ranch with this easy low-carb dinner recipe for Rancher's Meatloaf. Filled with barbecue flavor, fiber-filled black beans, and good-for-ya veggies, this is one meatloaf that'll really get you saying, "Yeehaw!"

Hawaiian Hula Chicken

This chicken dish tastes like something you might find at a Hawaiian cookout. Before we cook our Hawaiian Hula Chicken to perfection on the stovetop, we marinate it overnight, so that all the flavors really soak in. The results are mouthwatering! 

Farmers Pork with Veggies

This Farmer's Pork with Veggies is an easy skillet meal, and one that will keep you and your family satisfied long after the table has been cleared. Plus, because everything cooks in one skillet, cleanup is a breeze!

Turkey Meat Loaf Supreme

Our Turkey Meat Loaf Supreme has all the right seasonin's to make it a hit at your next family dinner. They'll love it so much, we bet there won't be any leftovers!

Cauliflower Pepperoni Pizza

If you're a fan of pizza, but could do without all the carbs and fat, then our Cauliflower Pepperoni Pizza is just for you! Packed with great pizza flavor, this crustless, casserole-style dish is the perfect diabetic-friendly substitute!

Crunchy Chicken Nibblers

These moist and crispy Crunchy Chicken Nibblers are sure to be crowd-pleasers! Plus, they are much better for you than the typical deep-fried popcorn chicken. Just because you're watching what you eat doesn't mean you can't indulge the right way!

Roasted Saucy Brisket

Everyone loves brisket because it's a magical way to transform an inexpensive cut of meat into something spectacular! We love it cause it's a one-pot wonder and can be prepared healthfully. Just be sure to start with plenty of time!

Chicken Marsala

This easy Italian favorite features tender chicken smothered in tasty mushrooms and a sweet wine sauce that will have everyone running to the table for dinner! Chicken Marsala is definitely a diabetes-approved classic!

Beef Lovers Chili

This all-beef chili is perfect for anyone who isn't fond of beans. Our zesty Beef Lover's Chili recipe starts with lean ground beef and has just the right amount of south-of-the-border taste. If you're looking to stick to your diet, this one's for you!

Breaded Pork Chops

If you're craving that diner favorite of Breaded Pork Chops, look no further. We've found a way to lighten them up so they fit within your diabetes diet!

Moms Chicken Cordon Bleu

The muffin tins make this recipe for Mom's Chicken Cordon Bleu a cinch, so you can surely impress guests with this new technique. Plus, with low-fat ingredients and only 2.5g of carbs per serving, this meal is a perfect match for anyone who is looking for low-carb chicken recipes!

Herb Crusted Pork Tenderloin

Fresh herbs and seasonings are a great and healthy way to bring flavors to a dish, like in this Herb-Crusted Pork Tenderloin. With the help of a little browning sauce, your diabetic pork dishes can go from drab to fab in no time at all!

Riviera Chicken

There's no passport required to enjoy the delightful tastes of the sunny Mediterranean if you make this healthy main dish recipe. Our Riviera Chicken is packed with healthy fresh ingredients you'll love!

Classic Beef Stew

If you've been craving a cozy, comforting bowl of stew, you wont be disappointed with our Classic Beef Stew. And its a great dish to make in advance - even portion into separate containers, if you need - so you can serve it up any day, any time, anywhere!

Tropical Shrimp

One of our personal favorites, this recipe for Tropical Shrimp makes us feel like we are on a beach in the Caribbean! The sweet and savory flavor combination is a huge hit on weeknights, or whenever you entertain. The best part? It takes only minutes to dish up, so it always fits a busy schedule.

Slow Cooker Short Ribs

Cook up something beefy in your slow cooker with our recipe for Slow Cooker Short Ribs. Pair these short ribs with a leafy green salad or your favorite whole-grain side dish for a complete and satisfying meal!

Chicken Piccata

This easy chicken dish that hails from Italy gets its classic flavor from the splash of lemon, the elegance of white wine, and garden-fresh parsley.

Mouthwatering Pork Marsala

When you get a craving for mushrooms, onions, and tender pork cooked up in a tempting sauce, put together this restaurant-popular main-dish masterpiece right at home! Our Mouthwatering Pork Marsala doesn't disappoint!

Pappy's Chicken Legs

"Pappy" is what we call the dear man who told us how much he loved eating chicken legs with lots of flavorful seasonings on top. He's also the one who inspired this delicious and easy chicken recipe we like to call "Pappy's Chicken Legs." 

Cheesy Chicken n Broccoli

Get your serving of veggies in with this comforting Cheesy Chicken 'n' Broccoli main dish meal. This hearty dish is light enough for anyone with diabetes.

Cabbage Lovers Turkey Sausage Stew

Our Test Kitchen team knows how much you love cabbage, so they made sure to include it in this hearty, yet lighter one pot meal. Our Cabbage Lover's Turkey Sausage Stew will stick to your ribs and help you stick to your healthy diet, too.

Old-Fashioned Chicken and Dumplings

Soup is good for the soul, and our soul-soothing Old-Fashioned Chicken and Dumplings recipe has been modified by our Test Kitchen, so that you can enjoy the heartiness and still stick to your healthy eating routine.

Foil Packet Salmon

We already know how heart-healthy salmon is for us; and that's why our fresh-tasting homemade marinade is the perfect way to flavor this baked salmon dish up. The splash of lemon juice in our Foil-Packet Salmon will add a ray of sunshine to every bite.

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