Collage of ketogenic chicken recipes, casserole, one plate of wings and plate of waffles and fried chicken with syrup

13 Easy Keto Chicken Dinner Recipes To Get Your Comfort Food Fix

Chicken can sometimes be boring or bland depending on how you cook it.  Luckily, these keto chicken recipes are anything but!  In fact, these low carb dinners will literally leave everyone in your home wanting seconds (even non-keto eaters).

No one is going to grumble or complain when you say you’re cooking chicken again.  Well, unless they hate pizza, pot pie, mac & cheese or chicken nuggets. But really, who are these people lol?

These low carb chicken recipes will be sure to satisfy your comfort food cravings on your keto diet.

Don’t forget to savor every bite of this comfort food goodness! Let me know in the comments below which ketogenic chicken dish was your favorite.

Keto Chicken Recipes

1. Low Carb Garlic Parmesan Chicken Wings

Keto chicken wings on a plate with dipping sauce

GET RECIPE from Low Carb Maven

Both prep time and ingredients are minimal, but flavor definitely isn’t! I’ve tried making wings at home and they never turn out crispy how I like them, except for this recipe.  You’ll get crispy and delicious wings everytime!

2. Ketogenic Chicken Crust Pizza With Alfredo Sauce

Low Carb chicken crusted pizza on a white place with serving utensil

GET RECIPE from Wholesome Yum

Yes, you can actually make pizza crust out of chicken and yes, it is really good! With so many keto pizza crust options, this one wins the prize for being the most interesting and creative.

The alfredo sauce pairs really well with the chicken flavor of the crust.  You have to try it!

Read: 30 Keto Comfort Food Casserole Recipes 

3. Low Carb Chicken Cordon Bleu Lasagna

Keto lasagna on plate with bowl of salad in background

GET RECIPE from Peace, Love & Low Carb 

This is a hybrid of  two comfort food favorites, lasagna and cordon bleu.  It’s so creamy and cheesy that I’m sure it’ll become one of your staple meals.

Now this lasagna doesn’t skimp on noodles either, she actually gives you a low carb “noodle” recipe that is amazing.

4. Keto Chicken & Waffles Recipe

Keto chicken and waffles on plate with syrup

GET RECIPE from Peace, Love & Low Carb

Chicken and waffles might just be the ultimate comfort food.  Now you can have this for breakfast, but if you’re craving something sweet and savory for dinner, this meal will blow you out of the water!

5. Keto Diet Chicken Enchiladas

Keto enchiladas being served with a serving utensil

GET RECIPE from Wholesome Yum

Now, I have to admit something…

I’m tired of all these keto enchilada recipes that don’t even have tortillas in them.  Yes, I get having a low carb enchilada bowl or chicken baked with enchilada sauce and cheese on top is yummy, but sometimes I just want a freaking tortilla lol.

Maybe you feel the same??

So, I give you Wholesome Yum’s keto enchiladas that actually use tortillas.  And believe me, her keto coconut flour tortilla recipe is legit!


6. Buffalo Chicken Biscuit Sandwiches & Slaw

Buffalo Chicken sandwhiches on grey background with small silver bowl of hot sauce

GET RECIPE from Mince Republic 

What’s better than some tangy buffalo chicken??

Some buffalo chicken between two golden biscuits of course!!  Now don’t skimp on the slaw either, it really rounds off the sandwich nicely.

7. Keto Chicken Nuggets

Keto Chicken nuggets with sauce drizzled on them and pieces of avocado on grey background

GET RECIPE from Keto Connect

If you’ve been bummed out about not being able to have chicken nuggets, you are about to get way happier my friend!! These low carb chicken nuggets will leave you very satisfied.

PS For those of you with kids, this is a really easy dinner to make that they’ll love.

8. Keto Mini Chicken Pot Pies


“Pot pies are cute,” said no one ever.

That is until they saw these little mini pot pies, something about them is just adorable.  I guess anything mini is lol.

Best of all, they’re only six net carbs a serving.

Read: 20 Super Easy Low Carb Dinners For Crazy Weeknights

9. Alfredo Chicken & Bacon Spaghetti Squash Noodle Bake

Keto Chicken Casserole

GET RECIPE from Beauty And The Foodie

Although this is a chicken recipe post, I just had to sneak some bacon in there somewhere.

Alfredo, chicken and bacon are pretty much made for each other, but you add some spaghetti squash into the mix and it gets even better!!

10. Chicken Meatloaf Cups

ketogenic meatloaf cups stacked on top of each other with tomato sauce

GET RECIPE from Hey Keto Mama

If you never thought about using chicken to make meatloaf, I’m right there with you.  But, that’s what makes this recipe so great, it’s unexpected.

You’ve probably had meatloaf so many timese, but making it using chicken is like having a completely new dish again! These little meatloaf cups pack some serious flavor with each bite.

By the way, Joe (Sam’s husband from Hey Keto Mama) suggested wrapping them in bacon. I’m going to do this next time I make the recipe because why not??

11. Keto Chicken Parmesan

keto chicken parmesan on a white plate

GET RECIPE from Joy Filled Eats

Joy describes this dish as her “lazy baked chicken parmesan” because you skip all those steps of pan-frying the chicken before you bake it.

You can prep this chicken parmesan dish in 10 minutes, so it is great for those busy weeknights when you don’t feel like cooking, yet want something amazingly tasty.

12. Buffalo Chicken Cauliflower Mac & Cheese

Ketogenic Mac & Cheese in casserole dish next to wooden spoon

GET RECIPE from Peace, Love & Low Carb

For all of you buffalo chicken fans, this is the cauliflower mac and cheese of your dreams. And yes, there’s some creamy blue cheese sauce mixed in there too, oh my!

Read: 300 Delicious Ketogenic Diet Recipes 

13. Pepperoni Pizza Chicken Bake

low carb chicken pizza bake in a glass dish

GET RECIPE from Kalyn’s Kitchen 

Next time you’re craving pizza on your keto diet, this chicken bake will really hit the spot. Just like regular pizza, you can even play around with the toppings to tailor them to your tastes. Although, you really can’t go wrong with pepperoni!

Hope you enjoyed these

low carb comfort food chicken recipes!

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