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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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!
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!
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.
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.
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…
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.
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.
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.
There you have it, so many easy and delicious, low carb, keto shrimp recipes! Food can be so tasty, even when going low carb!
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- 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
- Pat dry the shrimp and season with kosher salt.
- Slice the garlic thinly. Chop the parsley.
- 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.
- 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.
- Stir in dry sherry and chopped parsley and lemon zest. Cook for a couple of minutes. Taste and adjust for seasoning.
- Serve immediately bubbling hot along with some lemon wedges and crusty bread.
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