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    The 35 BEST Keto Shrimp Recipes

    Looking for some low carb ways to cook with shrimp? Well, you’ve come to the right place!

    This collection of easy Keto Shrimp Recipes has a huge variety to choose from, so any taste or craving can be satisfied!

    You’ll find everything from appetizers to skillet meals, stir fry dishes to wraps, and even ketofied versions of comfort food favorites like jambalaya and shrimp and grits in this amazing keto shrimp recipes list…

    Go through all these great low carb shrimp recipes, and see which ones make it into your regular rotation. Have fun!

    The best keto shrimp recipes.

    1. Shrimp Remoulade Lettuce Cups

    We’re starting this Keto Shrimp Recipe list with our own delicious Shrimp Remoulade Lettuce Cups recipe, that is simple to make and easy to serve.

    This recipe is a famous appetizer in New Orleans. Plump boiled shrimp drenched in a creamy, tangy and slightly spicy remoulade sauce.

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    2. Shrimp Korma

    This Shrimp Korma is a creamy cashew based curry with a succulent gravy. Serve it with a big pile of cauliflower rice for a great meal.

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    3. Gambas al Ajillo (Spanish Garlic Shrimp)

    If you love scampi, you just have to try this classic Spanish tapas. Plump shrimp drowning in a garlicky olive oil with loads of fresh parsley. It’s one of our favorite keto shrimp recipes.

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    4. Creamy Garlic Butter Tuscan Shrimp

    This is a decadent delight! Plump shrimp coated in a creamy buttery sauce enhanced with parmesan, spinach and sun dried tomatoes. This low carb treat only takes about 15 minutes.

    A restaurant quality recipe that’s easy to make, and also keto friendly, the whole family will enjoy it.

    Get the Recipe @ cafedelites

    5. Garlic Butter Shrimp and Broccoli Skillet

    Garlic Butter Shrimp and Broccoli is a super easy one skillet meal, perfect for busy weeknights.. Plus, this recipe is gluten free, paleo and keto friendly.

    Get the Recipe @ eatwell101

    6. Keto Shrimp and Grits

    We love shrimp and grits, it’s the ultimate Lowcountry comfort food. This low carb version featured cauliflower grits to keep it keto!

    Get the Recipe @ maebells

    7. Shrimp Fried Cauliflower Rice

    This Shrimp Fried Cauliflower Rice is a complete one pan meal that is sure to satisfy. It tastes just as good as takeout, without all those fattening carbs.

    Get the Recipe @ paleorunningmomma

    8. Shrimp Cakes

    Seriously, anything goes great as fried cakes, right? These tasty and crispy little fritters come together in about 25 minutes. Replacing traditional binders with pork rinds, they only have 1.8 grams of net carbs per serving.

    Get the Recipe @ peaceloveandlowcarb

    9. Keto Pad Thai

    This flavorful Keto Pad Thai is sweet, sour, salty and spicy. It replaces conventional noodles with Shirataki noodles to keep it low carb!

    Get the Recipe @ gnomgnom

    10. Sheet-Pan Mediterranean Shrimp

    This Sheet-Pan Mediterranean Shrimp recipe is a healthy and easy recipe, plus it doesn’t require much cleanup. It has great Mediterranean flavors like black olives and feta cheese.

    Get the Recipe @ gardeninthekitchen

    11. Creamy Shrimp Salad

    Creamy Shrimp Salad is so easy and so versatile. Top a green salad with it, or for a fun handheld meal, wrap it up in lettuce wraps.

    Get the Recipe @ 40aprons

    12. Cilantro Lime Shrimp and Cauliflower Rice

    Cilantro Lime Shrimp and Cauliflower Rice is a flavorful and filling dinner that takes less than half an hour to put on the table. Don’t you love easy meals?

    Get the Recipe @ maebells

    13. Keto Jambalaya

    Keto Jambalaya is a healthy version of classic Jambalaya, with just as much flavor. It has sausages and shrimp, and it swaps the rice for cauliflower rice.

    Get the Recipe @ thebigmansworld

    14. Spicy Shrimp Taco Lettuce Wraps

    Spicy Shrimp Taco Lettuce Wraps make for a fun handheld dinner when everyone craves taco night, but without all those carbs.

    Get the Recipe @ gimmedelicious

    15. Cajun Shrimp and Sausage Vegetable Skillet

    This Cajun Shrimp and Sausage Vegetable Skillet is an easy one pan 15 minute dinner! It has plenty of flavors and textures, and will be loved by the whole family.

    Get the Recipe @ therecipecritic

    16. Keto Bang Bang Shrimp

    This recipe for Keto Bang Bang Shrimp makes a restaurant style dish low carb, but without sacrificing on flavor. So good!

    Get the Recipe @ thebigmansworld

    17. Keto Shrimp Bisque

    Don’t get intimidated by the idea of making bisque in your kitchen. This is an easier take on the French classic. This creamy soup is made with plenty of plump shrimp.

    Get the Recipe @ afullliving

    18. Keto Chicken Shrimp Gumbo with Sausage

    Gumbo – one of the quintessential dishes of Cajun and Creole cuisine. This version features shrimp, chicken and andouille sausage. Make a big batch and enjoy leftovers for days!

    Get the Recipe @ tastylowcarb

    19. Bacon Wrapped Shrimp in Air Fryer

    Wrapping a meal in bacon has become a popular trend, and that trend combines with shrimp in this bacon wrapped shrimp recipe. They work as an appetizer or as a main dish, and you can cook them in an air fryer.

    Get the Recipe @ findingzest

    20. Keto Popcorn Shrimp

    A restaurant appetizer favorite, these popcorn shrimp are mini shrimp that are breaded and then fried until golden and crispy. Using coconut flour, this recipe makes them keto.

    Get the Recipe @ castironketo

    21. Buffalo Shrimp Lettuce Wraps

    These easy, low-carb Buffalo Shrimp Lettuce Wraps are spicy and, perfect with a drizzle of blue cheese or ranch dressing. And they whip up in only 15 minutes! This is a MUST for all Buffalo sauce lovers.

    Get the Recipe @ skinnytaste

    22. Keto Creamy Asparagus and Shrimp Alfredo

    You’re going to love this Keto Creamy Asparagus and Shrimp Alfredo. It’s so decadent, you just can’t help but go back for seconds!

    Get the Recipe @ healthstartsinthekitchen

    23. Keto Indian Shrimp Curry

    This Keto Indian Shrimp Curry recipe is totally packed with flavor. This goes great with cauliflower rice for a complete meal.

    Get the Recipe @ drdavinashseats

    24. Steak with Creamy Garlic Shrimp

    This Steak and Shrimp dish comes with the absolute most decadent creamy garlic sauce you can imagine. It’s going to be one of your favorite shrimp and steak recipes, for sure!

    Get the Recipe @ cafedelites

    25. Korean BBQ Shrimp

    This Korean BBQ shrimp has a perfect blend of spices and a decadent amount of butter. It’s one of the most addicting spicy shrimp recipes you will ever try.

    Get the Recipe @ glebekitchen

    26. Shrimps Zucchini Boats

    There is no better way to use zucchini than in these Shrimps Zucchini Boats.

    This zucchini boat recipe is simple but full of flavor, filled with shrimps, marinated artichokes, parmesan cheese and garlic.

    Get the Recipe @ therecipecritic

    27. Low Carb Kung Pao Shrimp

    This keto version of your favorite Kung Pao Shrimp is brilliant. Juicy, plump shrimp and peppers are tossed in savory, tangy and a little spicy kung pao sauce. These big and bold flavors happen in a flash when those Asian cravings hit hard.

    Get the Recipe @ iheartumami

    28. Tom Kha Soup (Thai Coconut Shrimp Soup)

    Thai Coconut Soup with Shrimp, or Tom Kha Soup, is a flavorful Thai Soup flavored with coconut milk, lemongrass and ginger. Full of plump shrimp and healthy veggies, this soup is a winner!

    Get the Recipe @ ketokarma

    29. Easy Sheet Pan Shrimp Fajita

    This Easy Sheet Pan Shrimp Fajita recipe is an awesome weeknight dinner. Just a few ingredients bake all together, then you can load everything in lettuce wraps!

    Get the Recipe @ tastythin

    30. 15 Minute Garlic Shrimp Zucchini Pasta

    Here’s a one pan, 15 minute keto shrimp recipe that just has to go in your weeknight rotation. It’s so easy, but tastes great.

    Get the Recipe @ gimmedelicious

    31. Keto Garlic Shrimp Caesar Salad

    Featuring shrimp, bacon, crisp lettuce, boiled egg, avocado, cheese and creamy Caesar dressing, this Keto Shrimp Caesar Salad is a light, yet satisfying meal.

    Get the Recipe @ remingtonavenue

    32. Keto Shrimp and Bacon Chowder

    This flavorful Keto Shrimp and Bacon Chowder recipe is creamy and delicious. It’s seasoned with Cajun seasoning, and then of course, there’s bacon…

    Get the Recipe @ skinnysouthernrecipes

    33. Shrimp Stuffed Avocado

    This Shrimp Stuffed Avocado recipe is brilliant! All you have to do is quickly sauté the shrimp, then load them in avocado boats. Perfect low carb lunch idea.

    Get the Recipe @ healthyfitnessmeals

    34. Low Carb Chipotle Lime Shrimp Bowls

    These healthy Low Carb Chipotle Lime Shrimp Bowls are a super tasty, restaurant quality meal. The shrimp go perfectly with cauliflower rice and guacamole.

    Get the Recipe @ lifemadeketo

    35. Chunky Shrimp Guacamole

    This easy Chunky Keto Shrimp Guacamole is going to be the new star of your potluck appetizer spread. And it takes next to no time to prepare.

    Your family and guests will surely be impressed.

    Get the Recipe @ cafedelites

    There you have it, so many easy and delicious, low carb, keto shrimp recipes! Food can be so tasty, even when going low carb!

    Pin or bookmark this collection of great dishes so you always know where to find it. And be sure to subscribe to the GypsyPlate mailing list, we’re always cooking up new recipes for you!

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    35 Keto Shrimp Recipe Collection

    This collection of easy Keto Shrimp Recipes will have you enjoying your favorite seafood in so many ways, without the guilt! We love this Spanish garlic shrimp:


    • 1.5 lbs peeled and deveined large shrimp (tail on or off)
    • 1/4 cup Garlic
    • 1 cup extra virgin olive oil
    • 1/2 cup flat leaf parsley, chopped
    • 1 tsp red chili flakes
    • 2 Tbsp Dry sherry (or any dry white wine)
    • 1 tsp lemon zest
    • Kosher salt to taste


      1. Pat dry the shrimp and season with kosher salt.
      2. Slice the garlic thinly. Chop the parsley.
      3. Add sliced garlic and extra virgin olive oil in a skillet and cook on low to medium heat, stirring occasionally till they start caramelizing at the edges, about 5-7 minutes.
      4. Bring the heat to medium high and add in shrimp. Sauté till pink, about 3-4 minutes.Season with red chili flakes and kosher salt (Remember you had marinated shrimp in salt in the beginning, though you may want some more salt for the sauce). Give it a toss for a minute.
      5. Stir in dry sherry and chopped parsley and lemon zest. Cook for a couple of minutes. Taste and adjust for seasoning.
      6. Serve immediately bubbling hot along with some lemon wedges and crusty bread.

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