Ground beef is one of the most amazingly versatile ingredients. And, it’s naturally carb free!
That’s why we compiled this list of cozy and satisfying Keto Ground Beef Recipes for you to cook! This list includes all of your childhood favorites in “ketofied” form like meatloaf and chili.
Craving lasagna or tacos? There’s a keto version! Whatever flavors you’re craving, there’s something here for you to enjoy!
Cook your way through all of these great low carb, keto ground beef recipes. You’re sure to find some new favorites!
Keto Ground Beef Recipes:
1. Mediterranean Zucchini Boats
We’re starting this list of Keto Ground Beef Recipes with our own favorite Mediterranean Zucchini Boats.
These Mediterranean Zucchini Boats are stuffed with herb seasoned ground beef and garnished with cherry tomatoes, pine nuts and feta. They’re a light and fresh version of this low carb favorite. Get those Mediterranean flavors going tonight.
2. Easy Cheesy Taco Skillet
This quick & easy taco skillet is loaded with flavors and topped with melty cheese. This cheesy gooey skillet is versatile and you can serve it with endless options and variations.
It’s one meal fit for any time of the day, from breakfast to lunch to dinner. From special get togethers to regular weekday meals, this one’s a winner.
3. Meaty Cabbage Soup
This hearty, meaty cabbage soup is the perfect one pot dinner. It’s loaded with protein and healthy veggies. Cook it in the crock pot, instant pot or on stove top, it’ll turn out great every time.
It’s low in carb, keto approved and full of incredible flavors. This healthy comfort food will be loved by everyone.
4. Keto Chili
This Keto Chili has plenty of ground beef, along with all the flavors you love in a chili, minus the carbs.
Don’t feel like you’re leaving anything out, The Chili Appreciation Society International has banned beans from chili cookoffs, so this keto version is more authentic!
5. Keto Taco Salad Cheese Bowls
If you’re living a keto or low carb lifestyle, then these Keto Taco Bowl with cheese shells need to go in your rotation.
They’re just like traditional taco salads, but without all the carbs from the taco shell.
6. Burger Bowls
Your favorite burger, sans the bun. These burger bowls feature juicy burger and all the toppings you love, but in low carb form!
7. Keto Meatloaf
How good is is when you can turn some of your comfort foods into keto versions!! How can you live without that childhood favorite, meatloaf? You need not now.
This meatloaf is keto approved and still turns into the tasty, juicy meatloaf that you crave every now and then.
8. Keto Meatballs
Keto Meatballs are tender, juicy, flavorful and use minimal ingredients. They are super versatile, too. So whatever dish you are cooking that calls for meatballs, here’s your solution!
9. Homemade Bolognese Sauce
A classic Bolognese Sauce should be in every home cook’s repertoire! This version is smooth, rich, hearty and slow cooked to perfection. The very essence of Italian comfort food!
Serve this sauce over zoodles for a low carb treat.
10. Low-Carb Korean Beef Bowl
This Korean Ground Beef Bowl has just the right combination of sweet, salty, umami and just a touch of spicy. Try it when you crave some Asian flavors, or just need something super quick! Excellent keto ground beef recipe for a busy weeknight.
11. Köttbullar (Swedish Meatballs)
These Swedish Meatballs are the ultimate comfort food. They’re tender and juicy, smothered in the most luscious sauce!
To keep things low carb, serve them with cauliflower mash.
12. Puerto Rican Picadillo
Picadillo… The Most famous and popular ground beef recipe from all the Latin countries. This one is Puerto Rican style.
Here ground beef is seasoned in a tomato based sauce with all the Latin staples like sofrito, adobo and sazon. So flavorful.
13. Easy Beef Egg Roll in a Bowl
This quick and easy dish is perfect for busy weeknights. How can you beat anything that tastes super awesome, like classic egg roll, and can be on the table in 10-15 minutes? No carbs… No problem. 🙂
14. Cheeseburger Soup
This Cheeseburger Soup has all the flavors you love in a cheeseburger, all in a cozy soupified form.
This amazing comfort food is one of our favorite keto ground beef recipes.
15. Keto Salisbury Steak
Now this one is an absolute TREAT. This meal is made up of a simple ground beef patty and a rich mushroom gravy. Delicious can be super easy. Serve it over creamy mashed cauliflower for a real keto treat.
16. Keto Ground Beef Casserole
This Keto Ground Beef Casserole is a comfort food that everyone in your family will love. It’s also keto and low carb.
It’s a cheesy ground beef dish that also has veggie power from spinach and cauliflower rice. This casserole makes excellent leftovers that taste even better the next day!
17. Easy Low Carb Ground Beef & Broccoli
Keto stir fries are quick and easy, just like regular stir fries. You just need some keto alternatives for sugar and corn starch. This low carb beef and broccoli stir fry happens in 20 minutes.
Served it over steamed or fried cauliflower rice and you are all set for some familiar yummy Asian flavors.
18. Taco Stuffed Peppers
Stuffed peppers are an easy way to sneak some extra vegetables into your dinner. These have taco fillings like ground beef, veggies, and cheese, topped with avocado salsa and sour cream.
This healthy recipe is keto, low carb and gluten free.
19. Macedonian Kebapi (Kebabs) On The Grill
Macedonian Kebapis are sausage like kebabs mixed with plenty of flavorful seasonings.
Great recipe for summer cookouts. Your guests will be blown away by these new flavors.
20. Low Carb Beef Stroganoff
Low Carb Beef Stroganoff is a delicious weeknight dinner option. It’s low carb and perfect to serve over cauliflower rice or low carb pasta. It’s such a comforting ground beef recipe.
21. Keto Italian Ground Beef and Cauliflower Skillet
Everyone should try this simple, delicious and family friendly Keto Italian Ground Beef and Cauliflower skillet recipe.
Not only is this one pan meal quick and easy to prepare, but it is also super flavorful and makes great leftovers.
22. Mexican Cauliflower Fried Rice
Low carb and gluten free, this delicious Mexican Cauliflower Fried Rice is a perfect one skillet meal. Made in just 30 minutes, this keto, paleo friendly recipe is great for a busy weeknight dinner.
23. Low Carb Philly Cheesesteak Skillet
This Low Carb Philly Cheesesteak Skillet is an easy one skillet meal that has all the flavors of your favorite sandwich, without all the carbs.
The whole family will love this quick, satisfying and low carb, keto meal.
24. Keto Shepherd’s Pie
Shepherd’s Pie is such a classic comfort food, and now it can be low carb!
It’s topped with mashed cauliflower and is the best Keto Shepherd’s Pie ever. You don’t even have to be on a diet to enjoy this satisfying meal.
25. Keto Lasagna
Everyone’s childhood favorite… This keto lasagna uses noodles made out of a cheese dough. It’s a great alternative to the usual zucchini lasagna. This Keto Lasagna is the ultimate in low carb comfort food!
26. Keto Tacos
This Keto Tacos recipe is delicious, healthy and perfectly keto friendly. This recipe features the authentic taco filling, flavorful topping and taco shells which are made from scratch with low carb ingredients.
That’s why this recipe makes the best Keto Tacos ever. You will just love it without the guilt.
27. Low Carb Keto Sloppy Joes
Enjoy this classic American comfort food, which everyone has find childhood memories of, without breaking your ketosis.
The filling is sweet, salty and tangy, and the bread gets swapped for lettuce wraps to make them keto. They’re so delicious, and great to make for a quick weeknight dinner.
28. Meatball Soup
This Italian Meatball Soup is easy and delicious. It’s a bowl of tender homemade meatballs and loaded with vegetables and Italian seasonings – it’s a quick, hearty meal to satisfy everyone in your home.
This scrumptious soup is a complete meal, and is whole 30, paleo and keto friendly.
29. Cheesy Hamburger Stew
This Cheesy Hamburger Stew is the absolute BEST! It’s so rich and cheesy, a perfect stick-to-your-ribs meal for when the temperature drops in the winter.
30. Keto Ground Beef Goulash
Wrapping up our list of keto ground beef recipes, we have Keto Ground Beef Goulash. It’s a satisfying Hungarian-inspired stew that get’s its flavor from a generous amount of paprika.
This is serious comfort food. The whole family will love this yummy keto meal, and it’s a great one to add to your weeknight dinner rotation.
We hope you enjoy these delicious Keto Ground Beef Recipes as much as we do. Who says you have to give up your favorite comfort foods when watching your carbs?
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- 2 Tbsp oil
- 1lb ground beef
- 1lb pork sausage
- 1 small onion, chopped
- 4-5 garlic cloves, chopped
- 1 15oz can diced tomato
- 2 tsp dried oregano
- 2 tsp dried thyme
- 1 tsp cumin
- 1 tsp red chili flakes
- 6-7 cups cabbage, shredded or chopped
- 4 cups beef broth
- Salt & pepper to taste
1. Heat oil in soup pot on medium high heat and sauté onion and garlic. After 2-3 minutes, stir in meats and cook for 4-5 minutes till they become brown.
2. Add in spices and herbs along with diced tomatoes. Combine well. Add in broth, salt, pepper and cabbage and stir well. Bring it to a boil. Reduce heat to medium low and simmer for 25-30 minutes, till cabbage is soft and tender.
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