21 Keto Mexican Food Recipes For the Best Taco Tuesday Ever

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Craving keto Mexican food? Try our scrumptious keto tacos and other low carb recipes!

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Love keto tacos? You’ve got to try these Mexican-inspired recipes!

We love Taco Tuesday here at Hip2Keto! We’ve got you covered with some delicious and creative keto taco recipes.

Not only are we sharing several keto taco shell substitutes, but we’ve included other low carb Mexican food favorites like keto guacamole, taquitos, enchiladas, nachos, pork carnitas, keto quesadillas, and more.

These low carb dishes are anything but boring, yet still very easy and simple to make. Enjoy!

21 keto Mexican food recipes you must try:

keto tacos using zucchini boats as shells

1. You’re just 4 ingredients away from these Stuffed Zucchini Keto Taco Boats.

These zesty keto Buffalo chicken zucchini boats are made with ground chicken and your favorite wing sauce! And with just four ingredients, they’re bursting with tangy Buffalo wing flavors.

keto tacos with low carb cheese shells

 2. Use these One-Ingredient Cheese Shells with all your favorite keto tacos!

Shredded cheese is the only ingredient needed to make these yummy and super simple keto taco shells.

using a fork to eat skillet nachos, a low carb mexican food

3. For easy keto Mexican food, try our one-pan Skillet Steak Nachos.

If you’re craving all the bold flavors of cheesy keto nachos, try creating them on the stove as a one-skillet steak nachos meal! It’s an easy low-carb Mexican food meal you’re gonna LOVE!

low carb chicken taquitos

4. These Buffalo Chicken Taquitos are a fun alternative to keto tacos.

Make our delicious keto Buffalo chicken taquitos by replacing traditional corn tortillas with crispy cheese shells (a fun variation of these one ingredient keto taco shells)!

a plate of low carb zucchini enchiladas

5. Use rotisserie chicken to make these Zucchini Enchiladas come together in a flash.

These tasty zucchini enchiladas are a huge hit! We top them with lots of sour cream and guacamole – such a hearty and delicious keto Mexican food meal idea.

holding lettuce taco wrap for keto tacos

6. These Lettuce Wraps are one of the simplest ways to make keto tacos, & SO good!

Lettuce wraps are such an easy way to eat low-carb tacos! These easy slow cooker freezer bag recipes can be frozen and dumped in the Crock-Pot whenever you need a quick meal!

a burrito bowl which is an easy keto mexican food recipe

7. This Burrito Bowl with Cauliflower Rice gives Chipotle a run for its money!

If you’re craving a Mexican restaurant-style burrito bowl with rice, try making your own grain-free burrito bowl at home using cauliflower rice! The result is a flavor-packed, keto-friendly Mexican meal that’s both delicious and satisfying.

quest walking keto tacos

8. These Walking Keto Tacos are the most portable way to take your low-carb Mexican food on the go.

Instead of using a taco shell, use a single-serve bag of tortilla chips (or Quest chips if you’re keto) and add all the normal taco fixings to the bag. Then you just grab a fork and literally eat your walking taco right out of the chip bag!


a low carb Mexican food dish called salsa verde casserole

9. This Salsa Verde Cauliflower Casserole contains just 5 net carbs per serving!

This inexpensive, low-carb, easy-to-make Salsa Verde Keto Cauliflower Casserole Recipe will have you dancing in your seat! It’s THAT good.

bowl of slow cooker keto taco soup

10. Our Keto Taco Soup will warm you up from the inside out.

This low carb soup recipe has all the bold flavors of tacos in a comforting, hearty soup, and it’s super convenient to make any day of the week using your slow cooker.

keto red enchiladas are one of our low carb keto mexican food recipes

11. These Ground Beef Enchiladas require just a few ingredients and minimal effort.

These ground beef enchiladas are simple one-ingredient shredded cheese tortillas that you can roll and fill up with yummy taco meat or shredded chicken for enchiladas! Delish!

keto tacos made with shredded chicken and served in low carb cheese shells

12. Your whole family will love these Shredded Chicken Keto Tacos.

Tacos are life because everyone can get on board with them, including the pickiest of eaters! These low carb slow cooker shredded chicken tacos are no exception! They are one of the most mouth-watering keto Mexican food recipes.

Creamy Low-Carb Guacamole Recipe - a bowl of freshly prepared guacamole

13. You’re going to want to put this Homemade Keto Guacamole on everything.

I put this keto guacamole on grilled chicken, burgers, taco salad… and even eggs! This recipe includes all the guac must-haves and produces the BEST green mash you’ll ever munch!

A bowl of chicken salsa soup

14. Our Chicken Salsa Soup is a keto Mexican food recipe that is zesty, filling, and SO good!

This delicious and easy-to-make keto salsa chicken soup features slow-cooked chicken, lots of taco seasoning, and both cream cheese and shredded cheese. Yum!

low carb Mexican chimicangas in a pan is one of our favorite keto mexican food recipes

15. You’ll never miss the carbs with the taste and texture of these Keto Chimichangas.

These chimichangas are a game changer! While the low-carb wheat tortillas might be an issue for some keto dieters (they could be considered dirty keto), they are a nice change of pace if you’re missing soft flour tortillas.

bite on a fork of Easy keto skillet chicken fajitas, a low carb Mexican food

16. Keep dinner simple with our easy Keto Chicken Fajitas.

One our our go-to keto Mexican food recipes are fajitas. You can whip up a scrumptious skillet full in just 30 minutes! Eat them with a fork or wrap them in lettuce for a satisfying crunch!

plate with pork and cheese

17. Shake up taco night with these Low-Carb Mexican Pork Carnitas.

Put a twist on taco Tuesday with some low carb Mexican food! Our Mexican pork carnitas are just the ticket! They’re cooked in the slow cooker until juicy and fall-apart tender, then oven-crisped to absolute perfection!

keto quesadilla

18. These Ketodillas (a.k.a. Keto Quesadillas) can be customized in countless different ways!

If you’re an enthusiast of the traditional quesadilla, this keto version possesses all the wonderful things about this low-carb Mexican food favorite. From the crusty, crisp outer shell to the gooey, cheesy interior, you’re sure to get your fix!

a loaded low carb taco salad is a new spin on keto tacos

19. Ditch the shell and try our loaded keto taco salad instead.

This low carb taco salad is positively addicting! Don’t be surprised if it becomes part of your weekly meal rotation. Thanks to the cream con sal and salsa, it’s jam-packed with flavor.

adding toppings to keto taco pie

20. Another keto Mexican food recipe to sink your teeth into is our Taco Pie.

If you’re not in the mood for keto tacos, try this low carb variation! Our Keto Taco Pie can be whipped up in 45 minutes and includes Creole spices for a fun Cajun twist!

chicken fajita casserole that is one of the best keto mexican food recipes

21. When it comes to low carb comfort food, our Gooey Keto Chicken Fajita Casserole is hard to beat!

Spice up your taco Tuesday with this keto casserole. It’s a melt-in-your-mouth mix of chicken, cheese, peppers, onions, and spices. Talk about a trip for your taste buds!

Need a beverage with your meal? Try our delicious keto margarita recipe!

About the writer:

Jenna has a Bachelor's Degree from Lycoming College and her Master's from Penn State, holding 4 years of writing experience between a variety of publications and HipKeto.

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