21 Keto Side Dish Recipes


The benefits of a good keto side dish recipe extend beyond exciting flavors and textures. They can add much-needed extra fat, nutrients, and fiber to make your low-carb meal even healthier. Below are some of our favorites.

Keto Cauliflower Mash

Cauliflower mash on a plate.
Cauliflower mash.

This creamy & buttery keto cauliflower mash recipe is a great substitute for mashed potato. Delicious, healthy, and very easy to make. Loaded with healthy fats, it is the perfect low-carb side dish.

Keto Coleslaw

Keto coleslaw in a bowl.
Keto coleslaw.

This easy keto coleslaw recipe is a low-carb, creamy, tangy, and colorful side dish. This classic cabbage salad is a staple recipe for BBQ and other meat dishes everyone can enjoy. The key is the sauce for fat content while omitting high-carb ingredients such as carrots.

Keto Broccoli Mash

Broccoli Mash Recipe
Keto broccoli mash.

This super easy keto broccoli mash recipe is the ideal dish for vegetarians on a keto diet or as a side dish for meat-eaters. 

Keto Greek Salad

Keto Greek salad in a salad bowl.
Keto Greek salad.

This keto Greek salad recipe is a light, refreshing side dish ideal for warmer weather, cookouts, and any time of year. This low-carb salad is a Mediterranean classic loaded with fresh flavors.

Keto Bread

Keto bread sliced on a chopping board.
Keto bread.

Indulge in the ultimate low-carb, gluten-free, and keto-friendly bread recipes with our collection of easy-to-make rolls, loaves, and buns. Whether you’re craving a warm slice of keto bread for breakfast, a satisfying sandwich for lunch, or a delicious dinner roll, we’ve got you covered.

Keto Caesar Salad

Keto caesar salad dressing.
Keto Caesar salad.

This keto Caesar salad recipe is one of our most frequently eaten meals. It’s loaded with all the low-carb favorites: bacon, parmesan, boiled eggs & don’t forget those delicious keto bread croutons.

Keto Dirty Rice

Keto dirty rice in a white bowl on a red table cloth.
Keto dirty rice.

There’s nothing dirty about our keto dirty rice recipe – it’s just plain delicious! The dish is made using ground beef, pork, and cauliflower rice.

Keto Tabbouleh

Keto Tabbouleh Salad - easy Lebanese salad recipe
Keto tabbouleh.

This keto tabbouleh salad is a traditional Lebanese recipe with a low-carb twist; we’ve swapped the wheat for cauliflower.

Keto Cauliflower Salad

Keto cauliflower salad in a salad bowl.
Keto cauliflower salad.

This keto cauliflower salad recipe is a delicious low-carb side dish that is perfect for bringing to potlucks, cookouts, or any gathering! It’s one tasty salad with a creamy, tangy dressing!

Keto Broccoli Cheese

Keto broccoli casserole in a dish.
Keto broccoli cheese.

What makes this delicious broccoli cheese recipe so good is that there are no special ingredients. Everything can be picked up at the grocery store. It is perfect for vegetarians, on its own, as a side to meat dishes and meal prep.

Cauliflower Rice

Easy cauliflower rice, low carb alternative to rice.
Cauliflower rice.

Cauliflower rice is super simple to make and versatile that it can be used to make various low-carb and keto recipes in place of real rice.

Roasted Asparagus

Keto Roasted Asparagus - easy side dish recipe
Roasted asparagus

Roasted asparagus is a simple side dish that is bursting with flavor thanks to the addition of zesty lemon and parmesan cheese. It makes a great side dish for grilled meats and burgers.

Garlic Butter Mushrooms

Garlic butter mushrooms on a white plate.
Garlic butter mushrooms.

These garlic butter mushrooms are one of our favorite side dishes they’re loaded with garlic and butter and go great with a juicy steak or a side dish to lamb.

Cauliflower Tater Tots

Cauliflower tater toter tots.
Cauliflower tater tots.

You won’t miss potatoes with these delicious keto cauliflower tots. They are crunchy on the outside, soft on the inside, and super cheesy.

Keto Creamed Spinach

Keto creamed spinach in a frying pan
Keto creamed spinach.

This keto creamed spinach is a quick and easy side dish that goes perfectly with grilled steak or as a dish on its own. Spinach is loaded with potassium and is excellent for getting those essential electrolytes.

Broccoli Rice

Broccoli rice in a frying pan.
Broccoli rice.

This super easy broccoli rice recipe is full of flavor and perfect for a healthy diet. Whether keto, low-carb, paleo, or vegetarian, it makes the perfect side dish for any meal.

Keto Risotto

Delicious keto risotto made with cauliflower rice.
Keto risotto.

The secret to this delicious keto risotto recipe is that we swap out regular rice for healthy, low-carb cauliflower rice. Eat it on its own or serve it as a delicious side dish.

Keto Brussel Sprouts

Keto brussel sprouts in a cast iron pan.
Keto brussel sprouts.

Our keto brussel sprouts recipe with maple and pecan nuts are a deliciously sweet, salty, buttery side dish. They’re perfect for rich dishes like Corned Beef and Pork Belly.

Garlic Green Beans

How to make Keto Garlic Green Beans - easy side dish recipe
Garlic green beans.

Garlic green beans are a super easy side dish recipe. Serve these buttery vegetables with just about anything!

Keto Croquettes – Bacon & Cheese

Keto croquettes in a white serving dish.
Keto bacon and cheese croquettes.

These keto broccoli, bacon, and cheese croquettes are bursting with delicious flavors with lots of fiber and nutrients.

Four images of keto side dish recipes. Keto coleslaw, Greek salad, keto bread, and keto broccoli mash.
21 easy keto side dish recipes.

Share with your friends!

Matt Dobson profile picture.

Matt Dobson

I am the founder of My Keto Kitchen. I am a nutritionist, cooking enthusiast, and part-time Van Lifer! Along with a qualified chef, we have created a collection of delicious and healthy recipes.

Best Keto Fat Bombs Recipes

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

As seen in; Womens Health Magazine, Buzzfeed, Huffpost, Bulletproof, Diabetes UK, Parade Magazine, Forkly
As seen in: Womens Health, Buzzfeed, Bulletproof, Parade, Yahoo, Huffpost