Repetitive chicken dinners can get old quickly and bore very fast, especially if you find yourself consistently having plainly barbequed or baked chicken dinners with the same seasonings and sides. Furthermore, not all chicken dinners are keto friendly especailly if it is a breaded recipe and sometimes is often paired with starchy side dishes that are just simply not allowed on the diet.
Let us help you get out of that rut. We have found 20 awesome chicken breast recipes that will make you fall in love with chicken dinners all over again. And the cherry on top is you can enjoy these recipes all the while staying within your Keto limits.
This tasty keto approved recipe is a great comfort food meal for those days you want to stay in and be cosy. It also makes a great freezer meal that you can save for later on nights where you have no time for cooking. You can even easily cook this in a slow cooker so it is ready to be served after a long day at work.
Chili makes a perfect meal for changing seasons when we shift to colder temperatures. However, it is so flavorful you can really enjoy this all year around. This recipe isn’t your average chili as there is no beans or ground beef. Instead, this recipe uses shredded chicken and loads of vegetables all the while keeping it low carb for your Keto diet.
https://www.heyketomama.com/keto-white-chicken-chili/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: HEY KETO MAMA
There is something about breaded chicken that makes it such a comforting food. However, we both know that bread and Keto do not go together. This recipe allows you to indulge in your favorite breaded chicken without the guilt.
In this recipe, you will use finely chopped almonds mixed with the perfect seasonings to make a tasty crusted outer layer for the chicken breast. Use an egg to help bind the almond crumbs to your chicken. Make sure to keep your meal low carb by serving it with a tasty salad or cauliflower rice.
https://www.playpartyplan.com/paleo-almond-chicken-recipe/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: PLAY PARTY PLAN
Turn up the flavor volume with this delicious recipe. These tender chicken breasts are smothered in a creamy coconut sauce with hints of lime. This flavorful recipe lets you bring Thai cuisine to your table. You can stay on track with your keto diet and the whole family will enjoy it.
An amazing part of this recipe is it is a one pan show. This means you can make a wholesome tasty meal in one skillet and have minimal cleanup after. This recipe has loads of sauce so serve it over cauliflower rice to soak up all the extra flavors. You can even save your leftovers to have a salad for lunch the next day if there are any leftovers, that is!
https://www.asaucykitchen.com/coconut-lime-chicken/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: A SAUCY KITCHEN
Chowder and warm soups, in general, bring back the nostalgia of comfortable days in trying to keep warm from the outdoors. It also brings back memories of walking into Grandma’s kitchen greeted by a waft of delicious soup cooking on the stove. This chicken bacon chowder is bound to make you feel the same once you start to cook it.
This chowder is low-carb helping you stay in line with your keto requirements. Start by pan searing your chicken breast and then once cooled add all the ingredients into your slow cooker. You can prep this in the morning and leave your delicious chowder to cook while you go about your day. When you return you’ll have a savory and comforting chowder to enjoy.
https://peaceloveandlowcarb.com/chicken-bacon-crock-pot-chowder/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: PEACE LOVE AND LOW CARB
Sometimes you’re feeling something a little bit lighter than a hot chicken dinner. When that happens, consider making this dill chicken salad. It is also a great recipe for a hot day that makes you want to indulge in a cool light meal.
This recipe is very easy to make and requires a minimal list of ingredients. It isn’t your traditional salad as there are no actual leafy greens included. This salad is made up of cut up and cubed chicken breast, chunks of celery and has pops of flavor from Dijon mustard and dill. Making it the perfect lunch or light dinner.
https://peaceloveandlowcarb.com/dill-chicken-salad-low-carb-paleo/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: PEACE LOVE AND LOW CARB
If chicken provolone is a dinner you only order at restaurants then you’ll definitely want to get your hands on this recipe. Don’t be intimidated because this recipe is really easy and only requires 5 ingredients! It makes the perfect date-night-in dinner to enjoy with your partner but will be kid approved if you decide to serve it for the whole family.
This recipe will be ready to serve in only 40 minutes and only 5 of those minutes are prep time, that’s the kind of easy I like. Make sure to keep this dinner low-carb by enjoying it on it’s own or serving it with cauliflower rice.
http://tastefulventure.com/baked-spinach-provolone-chicken-breasts/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: TASTEFULVENTURE
I don’t know why but almost everything breaded is amazing. You might feel like you can no longer enjoy your breaded favorites while on the keto diet but don’t be discouraged because you can! These keto chicken tenders won’t have you missing out on anything.
The breaded layer of the chicken tenders is made from almond flour. It binds perfectly to the chicken tenders making them great to dip into or completely smother in buffalo sauce. Choose to have your wing night in and serve these for you and your friends, everyone will enjoy them.
https://www.ketoconnect.net/recipe/keto-chicken-tenders/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: KETO CONNECT
Jalapeno poppers are known to be a spicy and creamy bite. Why not take all the same flavors and add them to a chicken bake. This recipe is so easy and makes baked chicken casserole a little more fun for everyone.
The chicken breast is drenched in a creamy and oh-so-dreamy sauce made from mayo, cream cheese and shredded cheddar mixed with diced jalapenos and bacon crumbles. Serve this dish with a savory salad or any non-starchy vegetable.
https://joyfilledeats.com/jalapeno-popper-chicken-casserole/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: JOY FILLED EATS
Fajitas offer a fun way to change up your chicken dinners. However, traditional fajitas don’t follow suit for the Keto diet. Ditch the tortillas all together and served this with cauliflower rice like this recipe HERE. Or for another great healthy and low-carb option eat these fajita stuffed chickens with lettuce wraps.
This recipe has all the familiar flavors and ingredients of regular fajitas but instead of slicing the chicken and eating it in a wrap consider stuffing the chicken with all the tasty ingredients instead. The presentation alone will strike everyone’s taste buds and leave the whole family satisfied.
http://www.forkly.com/recipes/fajita-stuffed-chicken-breast/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: FORKLY
Casseroles always make me think of Sunday afternoon dinners. An easy wholesome meal filled with lots of flavors all made in one dish. It’s perfect to serve to the whole family. This chicken cordon bleu casserole is another great chicken casserole recipe that you’ll want to serve the whole gang too.
This recipe saves you time because you get all the same traditional rolled and breaded flavors and more in one easy dish. The secret to this recipe is to use swiss cheese for a rich flavor. Make sure to use moist chicken breasts or you’ll need to double the sauce recipe to make sure it doesn’t dry out. This cheesy casserole is low carb and booming with flavor you’ll want to make this on repeat.
https://joyfilledeats.com/chicken-cordon-bleu-casserole/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: JOY FILLED EATS
Change up your dinners with this cashew chicken recipe. Bring the aromas of a tasty Asian dish into your kitchen. This recipe is low carb and full of nutrients. The cashews offer healthy fats and paired with loads of veggies you’ll have a well-balanced meal that is catered to your keto diet.
This dish is also loaded with texture from the crunchy cooked celery to wholesome pieces of bok choy. This recipe offers you a unique alternative to ordinary baked chicken that the whole family will love.
http://foodrecipesearch.com/keto-low-carb-cashew-chicken/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: FOOD RECIPE SEARCH
This recipe takes simple yet delicious ingredients and combines them together to make a whole dish you and your family will love. This cheesy bacon chicken will please the pickiest eaters. They will eat this up and beg for more!
This chicken is filled with a cheesy middle and offers a little heat with pieces of jalapenos. To make this dinner over the top amazing the entire chicken breast is then wrapped in bacon slices. They don’t say bacon makes everything better for nothing! If you or your family don’t enjoy spicy foods simply substitute the jalapenos for green pepper.
https://www.spendwithpennies.com/cheesy-bacon-chicken/?epik=0sls7E_IWH9N2 PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: SPEND WITH PENNIES
Asiago cheese has a unique and strong flavor and makes the perfect ingredient to try something different. Combine this cheeses with a creamy bacon sauce over top of cooked chicken for a unique meal. This recipe is full of flavor, the strong flavor of asiago cheese is complimented nicely with the savory bacon bits.
The sauce in this recipe guarantees your chicken to turn out nice and tender and prevents the chicken from drying out. Forget your old ways of cooking chicken and give this recipe a try.
https://juliasalbum.com/asiago-chicken-with-bacon-cream-sauce/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: JULIAS ALBUM
This keto approved recipe is so easy it only takes 30 minutes from start to finish. Make this tasty dinner for a date night at home to enjoy together. As an extra bonus, this is one pan deal which means there’s minimal cleanup and you can spend more quality time together.
These chicken breasts have a tender texture and are drenched in a dreamy tomato sauce. The sauce has a mildly spicy flavor with outstanding flavors of garlic and basil. This dish pairs nicely with cauliflower rice. So grab a glass of your favorite wine and enjoy.
https://www.savorytooth.com/tomato-chicken/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: SAVORY TOOTH
This recipe is keto approved and very healthy. The dominant and healthy ingredient in this recipe is turmeric. Tumeric is known to be a natural anti-inflammatory and antioxidant. You can learn about many other reasons why you should have turmeric HERE.
This meal is an inspired Indian dish that will please your spicy taste buds. Traditionally Indian food is served with rice and once again that isn’t within the limits on a keto diet. Cauliflower rice comes to the rescue again and makes the perfect pairing for this meal.
https://beautyandthefoodie.com/keto-chicken-korma/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: BEAUTY AND THE FOODIE
If your tired of your go-to chicken dinner and can’t think of new ways to cook with asparagus then look no further. This chicken recipe will satisfy your hunger and keep you inline with your Keto diet.
The creamy sauce is made from the savory browned bits left behind from cooking the chicken then simmered with chicken stock and sour cream. To make it extra creamy add in goat cheese and parmesan. To complete the dish add the chicken, asparagus, and sauce into one dish and let your third cheese come into play. Top it off with grated sharp cheddar and you’ll have this cheesy and tasty dinner in no time.
https://kalynskitchen.com/recipe-update-chicken-with-asparagus/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: KALYNS KITCHEN
Pizza is a well-known crowd pleaser, especially when it comes to children. So there is no question why you should give this recipe a try. This recipe is an easy one pan bake dish that you can quickly through together and have a wholesome meal that everyone will enjoy in no time.
Simply use chicken breast as a crust substitute to keep it keto friendly and low-carb. This meal is a meat eaters dream. The chicken is baked in a delicious pizza sauce topped with gooey melted cheese and topped off with savory pepperoni slices, what is not to love?
https://kalynskitchen.com/low-carb-pepperoni-pizza-chicken-bake/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: KALYNS KITCHEN
If you’re looking for a new healthy chicken dinner recipe but need some new flavors in your life then you definitely will want to give this a go. This creamy mustard sauce offers you a unique flavor that the whole family will still want to indulge in.
This recipe is also a great choice if you are looking for a quick and easy dinner that takes no extra brain power. It only takes 15 minutes to cook and requires minimal ingredients. This recipe also only has 1.6 grams of net carbs per serving which means it is well within your Keto limits.
https://www.wholesomeyum.com/recipes/pan-seared-chicken-breast-with-mustard-cream-sauce/?utm_medium=social&utm_source=pinterest&utm_campaign=tailwind_tribes&utm_content=tribes PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: WHOLESOME YUM
If you usually stick to whole chicken breasts or stuffed chicken breasts when it comes to cooking your dinners why not give this recipe a try. Hasselback offers you a new way to stuff your chicken while giving it a unique presentation.
This recipe is flavored with sliced tomatoes, black olives, and a savory homemade pesto sauce. Make sure to add in sliced mozzarella for a cheesy texture and flavor. This is another great one pan meal that the whole family will like.
https://www.mypcoskitchen.com/hasselback-chicken-caprese/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: MY PCOS KITCHEN
This dinner takes on a spinning image of loaded back potatoes. It has all the same toppings but without the carbs, perfect for the Keto diet. This recipe is a one pan deal and is made in a skillet. It starts on the stove top then is finished in the oven.
The secret to optimizing the flavor of your chicken is to fry it in butter on the stovetop first. You can choose to bake the dish completely and skip the stovetop step but make sure to marinade the chicken first so it doesn’t dry out. Enjoy this chicken with melted cheese, crispy bacon and topped off with a dollop of sour cream.
https://www.730sagestreet.com/easy-chicken-breast-recipe/ PHOTOS AND RECIPE HERE: 730 SAGE STREET