Keto Mexican Food Recipes

Keto Mexican Food: 100+ Easy Low Carb Mexican Recipes

These keto Mexican food recipes are proof that low carb eating doesn’t have to be bland or boring. Just because you’re on a ketogenic diet doesn’t mean you can’t indulge in nachos, enchiladas and tacos! Bring on the low carb Mexican food!

This huge list of keto Mexican recipes include all your favorites and don’t skimp on taste or flavor.

You don’t have to eat out to enjoy low carb friendly Mexican restaurant type food.

There are so many low carb Mexican recipes for you to enjoy from amazing mains and side dishes to out of this world appetizers.

After your meal is over, indulge in some yummy Mexican desserts! Yes, there really is a ketogenic churro recipe out there!!

By the way, there is an ENTIRE section dedicated to nachos!!

With so many variations of keto nacho recipes, I couldn’t include just one for you! 

Below you’ll find so many keto Mexican food options that’ll really satisfy your cravings.  Comment and let me know your favorite low carb Mexican food dishes!!

Keto Mexican Food Recipes

So many keto Mexican food options to choose from!! You’ll be sure to find a low carb version of your favorite Mexican dish!

Keto Taco Shells Cup

Keto Mexican Recipes

GET RECIPE from Hey Keto Mama

Easy Mexican Stuffed Peppers (Kasey Trenum) – GET RECIPE

Low Carb Steak Fajita Skillet

Low Carb Beef Fajita Skillet

GET RECIPE from Domestically Creative

Keto Chicken Quesadilla (Officially Gluten Free)GET RECIPE

Read: 80 Keto Recipes That Shockingly Don’t Taste Low Carb 

Keto Mexican Tacos With Cheese Shells

Keto Tacos

GET RECIPE from Low Carb Maven

Easy Salsa Chicken Skillet  (Eating On a Dime) – GET RECIPE 


Low-Carb Mexican Pizza

Keto Mexican Pizza

GET RECIPE from Beauty & The Foodie

Slow Cooker Mexican Shredded Beef (Fox & Briar) – GET RECIPE 

No Tortilla Chicken Enchiladas Skillet

No Tortilla Chicken Enchiladas

GET RECIPE from 730 Sage Street

Grilled Carne Asada (Sweet C’s Designs) – GET RECIPE 

Cheesy Bacon Jalapeno Poppers (Graceful Little Honey Bee) – GET RECIPE

Keto Stuffed Poblano Peppers

Keto Stuffed Poblano Peppers

GET RECIPE from Kalyn’s Kitchen 

Slow Cooker Pork Carnitas (Hip2Keto)GET RECIPE

Low Carb Chicken Enchiladas with Cream Cheese

Low Carb Chicken Enchiladas with Cream Cheese

GET RECIPE from Low Carb Maven

Cilantro Jalapeno Tuna Cakes (Gimme Delicious) – GET RECIPE

Low Carb Chicken Fajita Nuggets (Bon Appeteach) – GET RECIPE

LCHF Chicken Taco Soup

Keto Chicken Taco Soup

GET RECIPE from Hey Keto Mama

Baked Chicken Fajitas (Kasey Trenum) GET RECIPE 

Mexican Shrimp Skillet (Family Food On The Table) – GET RECIPE 

Mexican Stuffed Avocados

Mexican Stuffed Avocados

So easy, it only has three ingredients!!

GET RECIPE from Keto Connect

Jalapeno Popper Bacon Chicken (Eating On a Dime) – GET RECIPE 

Cheesy Chicken Tostadas (Easy Keto Dishes) – GET RECIPE

Easy Mexican Pork Chops

Ketogenic Mexican Pork Chops

GET RECIPE from 730 Sage Street

Instant Pot Barbacoa Beef (The Roasted Root) – GET RECIPE

Tex Mex Cabbage Beef Skillet (The Foodie Affair) GET RECIPE

Keto Taquitos

(Or as one of her readers cleverly coined as taKETOs! Love it!)

Keto Taquitos

GET RECIPE from Mince Republic

Keto Chili Con Carne (My Keto Kitchen) – GET RECIPE 

Keto Taco Cheeseburgers (Keto In Pearls) – GET RECIPE

Ground Beef Empanadas

Keto Ground Beef Empanadas

GET RECIPE from Mince Republic

Can’t get enough empanadas?  Kayla from Mince Republic has even more mouthwatering empanada recipes, check out her Chili Verde Chicken, Chorizo, and Buffalo Chicken variations!

Keto Chicken Zucchini Enchiladas (Primavera Kitchen) – GET RECIPE

Instant Pot Chicken Fajita Soup

Instant Pot Mexican Fajita Soup

Don’t have an instant pot? She also gives directions to make this in a slow cooker.

GET RECIPE from KetoDiet

Easy Taco Cups (Kasey Trenum) – GET RECIPE 

Taco Stuffed Tomatoes (Easy Keto Dishes)GET RECIPE

Keto Mexican Casserole Recipes

These easy low carb Mexican casseroles make awesome dinners for busy weeknights. Everyone will love these, even non-keto eaters! 

Keto Tamale Pie Casserole

Keto Mexican Casserole

GET RECIPE from Wholesome Yum

Green Chili Chicken Casserole (Whole Lotta Yum) – GET RECIPE

Chicken Enchilada Casserole (Sugar-Free Mom) – GET RECIPE

Chili Relleno Casserole (Savory Tooth)GET RECIPE

Low Carb Mexican Casserole – Chicken Fajita

Easy Chicken Fajita Casserole

GET RECIPE from Joy Filled Eats

Low Carb Taco Casserole (Buns In My Oven) – GET RECIPE

Low Carb Mexican Lasagna (Sugar-Free Mom) – GET RECIPE

Salsa Verde Chicken Casserole (iSave A to Z)GET RECIPE

Mexican Chicken Casserole (Little Pine Low Carb)GET RECIPE

Read: 40 Amazing Keto Casseroles Everyone Will Love

Keto Nachos

Who’s with me that nachos deserve their own category??

Tailor these nacho recipes to your taste. You can switch up the meat, spice, or toppings to your liking. Makes a great appetizer or filling meal! 

(By the way, in the next section after this you’ll find even more keto chip recipes.)

Low Carb Nachos With Cheese Chips

Low Carb Nachos

GET RECIPE from Peace, Love & Low Carb

Pork Rind Keto Nachos

Keto Nachos

GET RECIPE from Keto Connect

Buffalo Chicken Totchos

Yes, totchos really are a thing! Tater Tots (made with cauliflower) + Nachos = Yummy Totchos!!

Low-Carb Buffalo Chicken Totchos

GET RECIPE from Mince Republic

Keto-Friendly Bellpepper Nachos – GET RECIPE from Home Made Interest

Fat Head Nachos

Fat Head Nachos For Keto Diet

GET RECIPE from Ditch the Carbs

Libby over at Ditch the Carbs has so many other tasty keto recipes that never disappoint!

Cauliflower Nacho Recipe

Delish shows you in this easy step-by-step video below how to make these tasty sheet pan nachos. You can also get the full recipe here!

Ketogenic Tortillas, Taco Shells & Chips

Keto Coconut Flour Tortillas

Ketogenic Tortillas

GET RECIPE from Wholesome Yum

Almond & Coconut Flour Tortillas (gnom-gnom) – GET RECIPE

Cauliflower Tortillas (Sugar Free Mom) – GET RECIPE

Cheese Keto Taco Shells (Little Pine Low Carb) – GET RECIPE

Fried Chicken Taco Shell (A Girl Worth Saving) – GET RECIPE

Keto Tortilla Chips

Easy Low Carb Tortilla Chips (Sweet C’s Designs) – GET RECIPE

Extra Crispy Tortilla Chips (gnom-gnom) – GET RECIPE 

Low Carb Mexican Bowl Recipes

Keto bowls are some of my favorite meals because they’re so easy to make!  Not only do they make great dinners, but they are awesome to pack for lunch as well!

For this reason, I wanted to give you guys a lot of tasty keto bowl recipes to meal prep for the week!

Green Chili Shredded Beef Cabbage Bowl

Keto Mexican Food Recipes - Chili, Beef, Cabbage Bowl

This dish is so tasty and is topped off with homemade avocado salsa. You can cook it in a slow cooker or pressure cooker.

GET RECIPE from Kalyn’s Kitchen

Keto Taco Bowls (Stay Snatched) – GET RECIPE

Chili Lime Shrimp Fajita Bowls (Life Made Sweeter) – GET RECIPE

Warm Keto Taco Slaw

Keto Mexican Taco Slaw Recipe

GET RECIPE from Peace, Love & Low Carb

Chicken Burrito Bowl (Real Simple Good) – GET RECIPE

Fish Taco Bowls & Cilantro Lime Sauce (The Bettered Blondie) – GET RECIPE

Low Carb Chicken Enchilada Bowls (Eazy Peazy Mealz) – GET RECIPE

Low Carb Mexican Salad Recipes

Mexican Avocado Egg Salad Wraps

Low Carb Mexican Egg Salad Wraps

GET RECIPE from Cotter Crunch

Easy Taco Salad Meal Prep (The Mermaid With Muscles)GET RECIPE

Steak Fajita Salad (40 Aprons) GET RECIPE

Keto Chicken Tacos Lettuce Wraps (Gimme Delicious) GET RECIPE

Keto Cilantro Lime Slaw

Ketogenic Mexican Recipes - Cilantro Slaw Salad

GET RECIPE from KetoDiet

Keto Taco “Potatoe” Salad (How To This And That) –GET RECIPE

Spicy Shrimp Taco Lettuce Wraps (Gimme Delicious) – GET RECIPE 

Keto Mexican Side Dishes

These easy recipes make the perfect keto side dish for tacos or any of your Mexican favorites. 

Cauliflower Mexican Rice (Cilantro & Lime)

Keto Mexican Cauliflower Rice

GET RECIPE from 730 Sage Street

Keto Mexican Cauliflower Rice (Cast Iron Keto) – GET RECIPE

Mexican Green Bean Side Dish

Mexican Green Bean Side Dish

GET RECIPE from Low Carb Maven

Low Carb Mexican Side Dishes

Avocado Shrimp Ceviche (The Recipe Critic) – GET RECIPE 

Mexican Roasted Zucchini (Bowl of Delicious) – GET RECIPE

Low Carb Mexican Appetizer Recipes

Creamy guacamole, fresh salsa, dip recipes & more!! 

Keto Guacamole: Bacon & Roasted Garlic

Bacon Guacamole


Taco Stuffed Portabello Mushrooms (Everyday Maven) – GET RECIPE

Cheesy Chorizo Dip

Low Carb Mexican Appetizer - Cheesy Chorizo Dip

GET RECIPE from Hey Keto Mama

Mexican Deviled Eggs

Keto Mexican Appetizer - Deviled Eggs

GET RECIPE from Wholesome Yum

Tex-Mex Poblano Artichoke Dip

Healthy Tex-Mex Dip

GET RECIPE from Joy Filled Eats

Avocado Cheese Dip

Keto Avocado Cheese Dip

It’s delicious as is or you could add more Mexican spices for a little kick.

GET RECIPE from Keto Size Me

Keto Salsa

Homemade Salsa (That’s Low Carb?!) – GET RECIPE

Pico De Gallo (My Keto Kitchen) – GET RECIPE

Chunky Avocado Salsa (Perfect Keto) – GET RECIPE 

Restaurant Style Salsa (Sugar-Free Mom) – GET RECIPE

Keto Queso

Thick and oh so creamy, queso is so yummy! It is a crowd-pleasing appetizer and you can also use it to make some killer nachos…YUM!

Is queso keto friendly?

This homemade queso recipe from Hip2Keto is not only amazing, but it’s keto friendly as well!

Keep in mind though, sometimes queso in a can or at restaurants contain milk or flour, which is not ketogenic friendly.

Mexican Keto Breakfast Ideas

Bacon Breakfast Burrito

Keto Mexican Breakfast Burrito

GET RECIPE  from Living Chirpy

Huevos Rancheros  (Keto Vale) – GET RECIPE

Keto Mexican Enchiladas For Breakfast

Keto Breakfast Enchiladas

GET RECIPE from Keto Connect

Breakfast Burrito Bowl (Ketogasm) – GET RECIPE

Read: 20 Ketogenic Breakfast Ideas For Energy & Weight Loss

Egg & Zucchini Breakfast Tostadas

Ketogenic Mexican Breakfast Tostadas

GET RECIPE from Beauty & The Foodie

Keto Taco Egg Muffins 3 Ways

  • Chile & Cheese
  • Olive, Red Pepper & Spinach
  • Tomato Cilantro

GET RECIPES from Savory Lotus

Keto Mexican Recipes For Dessert

Low Carb Mexican Hot Chocolate Cookies

Low Carb Mexican Chocolate Cookies


Keto Churros (gnom-gnom) GET RECIPE 

Mexican Chocolate Cheesecake Mousse (Low-Carb, So Simple!) – GET RECIPE

Low Carb Flan With Caramel Syrup (Low Carb Yum) – GET RECIPE

Mexican Spiced Chocolate (A Clean Bake) – GET RECIPE

Mexican Chocolate Fudgesicles (Sugar Free Londoner) – GET RECIPE

Ketogenic Mexican Recipes – Margaritas

For those of you who enjoy a good margarita with your favorite keto Mexican food dish,  you’re going  love all these recipes! Totally keto friendly of course!

Quick Tip: Avoiding alcohol?  With some simple tweaks, you could make these into virgin drinks.  For a refreshing mocktail, just replace the tequila with water or sparkling water.

Keto Margaritas

Frozen Lime Margarita (gnom-gnom) – GET RECIPE

Frozen Strawberry Margaritas (Stay Snatched) – GET RECIPE

Orange/Lime Margarita On the Rocks (Little Pine Low Carb) – GET RECIPE 

Spicy Margarita (Appetite For Energy) – GET RECIPE 


Hope you enjoyed these

Keto Mexican Recipes!!

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    1. You’re very welcome Kalyn & thanks for all your awesome recipes! I always love sharing your great low carb & keto recipes with my readers. Take care!

  1. Since I went on keto, I haven’t had Mexican food because I did not know any keto Mexican. This one is very helpful. Thanks for sharing!

    1. Hey Shane. Glad you liked the keto Mexican Recipes!! I love Mexican food too & I couldn’t imagine not eating it:)

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