30 Keto Chinese Recipes

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If you are on a keto diet and are missing those delicious Chinese recipes, you’ve come to the right place. We created a list of 30 delicious keto Chinese recipes that taste incredibly delicious.

30 Keto Chinese Recipes

Finding a good Chinese menu for your health may be difficult when you’re on a low-carb and keto diet. Despite the abundance of veggies in Chinese cuisine, they are frequently cooked with ingredients like noodles and rice and sauces containing sugar and starch to give them a Chinese flavor. As a result, the meal is doughy and fried, making your keto journey a little more difficult. But we are here to help you, which is why we have created a list of 30 Chinese recipes that are keto and delicious simultaneously.

Can We Eat Chinese Food On A Keto Diet?

Fortunately, the answer is yes. Although you are on a keto diet, you can still enjoy Chinese food, but you have to pay attention to a few things.

  • Build your menu. Many restaurants will let you choose your ingredients, which can help you eliminate any unwanted carbs from your plate.
  • Avoid sugary sauces. 
  • Watch out for breaded meat. Lots of Chinese meat is breaded. This can add a lot of carbs to your daily intake. So stick to boiled, sauteed, or grilled meat when possible.
  • Many Chinese dishes come with steamed white rice garnish. You can ask for the main course without this starchy garnish or replace it with a keto variant like cauliflower rice to keep keto food.

Are There Chinese Recipes That Are Fully Low Carb?

Unfortunately, finding a Chinese dish that is completely low-carb or keto is difficult. And that’s because Chinese food often contains that sticky sauce with too much sugar.

But the recipes that follow in the list below will help you enjoy Chinese food without being kicked out of keto.

Main Ingredients That Are Needed In Keto Chinese Recipes

  • Pork Rinds – for breaded chicken.
  • Brown Sugar Substitutes
  • Soy Sauce
  • Coconut Oil – for frying.
  • Xanthan Gum – it helps to make that sauce tasty and sticky.

Tips For Making The Best Keto Chinese Recipes At Home

  • Make sure you use ingredients as fresh as possible and with minimal carbohydrates.
  • Feel free to add your favorite veggies or seasonings to make it your way.
  • Any leftovers should be stored in airtight containers in the refrigerator or freezer.

Chinese Keto Orange Chicken

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This Keto Orange Chicken recipe is a Panda Express Orange Chicken Copycat that tastes like the original. Enjoy a low carb orange chicken version that is sweet and tangy, perfectly spiced with crispy and flavorful chicken bites.
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Keto General Tso Chicken

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Keto General Tso Chicken – This low carb general tso chicken is a classic Chinese takeout dish that is way better than any restaurant for a perfect weeknight dinner, made with tender chicken and a spicy-sweet sauce served over steamed broccoli or cauliflower rice.
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Quick and Easy Keto Teriyaki Chicken

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This Keto Teriyaki Chicken is a winner! It’s a one-pan wonder that tastes just like my favorite Asian take-out. Everyone loves it, and it's ready in less than 20 minutes. The beautifully roasted chicken, coated in an amazing keto sugar-free teriyaki sauce, makes for an ideal low-carb dinner.
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Low Carb Kung Pao Chicken

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This is a low carb chicken recipe you will love! It has a bit of spice to it and a rich flavor from the savory Kung Pao sauce. It is really a guest-worthy dinner. The flavor is spot on to Pei Wei’s Kung Pao chicken, and it is gluten free and keto friendly!
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Mexican Barbecue Chicken Skewers

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Mexican Barbecue – tender chicken skewers marinated with a delicious Mexican blend of spices for the perfect barbecue meal. 
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Keto Mongolian Beef

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I love transforming traditional takeout dishes into keto friendly versions.  This Keto Mongolian beef uses a few swaps and it tastes just like Mongolian beef from PF Changs!  Low carb takeout is so easy and can be ready in the time it would take to get delivery.
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Chinese BBQ Pork “Char Siu”

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This recipe for Keto Chinese BBQ Pork is also known as Char Siu. It's a zero carb food that makes a great low carb appetizer or main.
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Sticky Asian Meatballs (W30, Keto, Paleo)

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I love a good meatball, especially my new Sticky Asian Meatballs. You won’t even believe that these are Whole30 and Paleo compliant. They serve as a great family dinner served on top of cauliflower rice or as a great appetizer for a party or social gathering. The sauce is the best part of this dish. It really steals the show.
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Keto Sesame Chicken

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Sesame chicken is amazing, and this keto version, made with unsweetened ketchup and just a touch of honey, is just as good. This easy weeknight recipe is ready in under 30 minutes. The chicken comes out so juicy and flavorful! 
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Stir-Fried Marinated Tofu and Mushrooms

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We loved this Stir-Fried Marinated Tofu and Mushrooms and this easy stir-fry might end up being one of your favorite tofu recipes! For anyone who likes tofu and mushrooms, this delicious Stir-Fried and Marinated Tofu with Mushrooms is going to be a winner! 
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Low-Carb Keto Spring Rolls with Ginger Dipping Sauce

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Low-carb, keto spring rolls made with cabbage leaves instead of rice wraps. Filled with keto tender pork pieces, cilantro coleslaw and MCT oil.
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Keto Eggrolls

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These crispy eggrolls make the perfect appetizer and are low carb and keto-friendly. The eggrolls are made with low carb wrappers and fried until golden and crispy. Serve them with your favorite dipping sauce.
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Keto Pork Dumplings

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These Keto Pork Dumplings are incredibly satisfying and easy to make. At only 2g net carbs you will easily be able to enjoy these regularly.
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Keto Dumplings

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I have been CRAVING Chinese dumplings lately and so you bet I had to make a keto version!! These are amazing and totally taste like the real thing!
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Keto Dumplings 🥟 gluten free & dairy free

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Missing dumplings, pot stickers and what-not?! Count on these super tender and tasty gluten free and keto dumplings to satisfy the cravings!
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Keto Chicken Fried Cauliflower Rice

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This Keto Chicken Fried Cauliflower Rice is a flavorful low carb side dish that could really be enjoyed as a meal! If you’ve been missing Chinese food, this recipe is a must try!
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Keto Shrimp Fried Rice

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Classic keto shrimp fried rice made low carb using cauliflower rice is a tasty, easy keto dinner recipe you can throw together in 10 minutes!
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Keto Stir Fry Noodles Recipe

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This Keto Singapore Stir Fry Noodles recipe tastes just like what you’d find on an Asian restaurant menu. It’s a quick and easy stir-fry recipe loaded with chicken, shrimp, and bacon.
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Biang Biang Noodles {LOW CARB}

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A traditional Chinese recipe made Low Carb and THM friendly, these Biang Biang noodles are  hot, spicy, and full of flavor. They are a great addition to sauteed veggies or your favorite stir-fry.THM S; Low Carb
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Keto Lamb Curry Recipe – Low Carb Indian Madras

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This Keto Lamb Curry Recipe is a Low Carb Indian Madras, it is a medium spiced curry with a fragrant aroma.
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Keto Beef Shirataki Noodle Pho Soup

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Today I’m going to share my recipe for quick Keto pho.  It’s a classic Vietnamese noodle soup that I know should be pronounced “fuh” like fun, but my heart still wants to pronounce “foh” like phone.   
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Creamy Keto Miso Ramen Soup

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This easy keto miso ramen is a light lunch that is full of heart-healthy nutrients. Even better, it only has 6g net carbs in each serving!
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Red HOTPOT Keto: Learn How to Make Keto-Friendly Hotpot!

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Whether you're new to Keto, or an old pro, hotpot is a flavourful way to check all your Keto boxes and have fun in the process. Hotpot originated sometime in the Zhou dynasty in China circa 1046-771 BC. Since then this comforting dish has travelled the globe, appearing in a variety of countries in one form or another.
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Keto Beef Curry

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This easy beef curry is super quick and easy to make in the instant pot and will fit right into your rotation of weeknight dinners whether or not you are joining us for the challenge!
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Air Fryer Garlic Shrimp- Ready in 10 Minutes!

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This simple keto air fryer shrimp recipe has no breading, but the addition of garlic powder and salt and pepper make sure these shrimp are perfectly seasoned.  Hands-down, this is my favorite way to cook shrimp because it is so quick and easy.  I used jumbo shrimp for this recipe so they need 10 minutes to cook. 
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Keto Honey Glazed Salmon

Sticky and sweet, easy honey garlic glazed salmon is one of the best salmon recipes to add to your weeknight dinner rotation. Ready in under 25 minutes.
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Fish or Tofu in Chinese Black Bean Garlic Sauce (keto)

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Flaky, oily, and tender air fryer cod with black sauce is bursting with flavour and takes just a few minutes to make.
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Keto Air Fried Roasted Green Beans

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These fresh crispy green beans are a perfect low carb side dish. Keto Air Fried Roasted Green Beans are delicious and easy to make! The air fryer makes clean up a cinch. This is sure to become your favorite roasted green bean recipe.
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Keto Asian Vegetable & Noodle Stir-Fry

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Stir-fries are super convenient and so versatile! This Asian Vegetable & Noodle Stir-Fry is like a vegetarian keto version of my Pad Thai. Best of all, it takes less than 30 minutes to prepare!
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Keto Cauliflower Egg Fried Rice

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Keto fried rice is a staple in our house! Instead of regular rice, the recipe uses cauliflower – we think it's a perfect low carb substitute. This cauliflower fried rice recipe is packed with flavour, nutrients and comes together in less than 15 minutes. Great as a side dish or as a tasty simple main course at lunch or dinner.
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