If you’re looking for some easy keto side dishes for pork chops, then you’re in the right place.
Pork chops are a delicious and versatile protein that can be cooked in so many different ways.
And they go well with so many different side dishes!
Whether you’re looking for a simple vegetable side dish or something a little more hearty, there’s sure to be something on this list that you’ll love.
37 Keto Side Dishes for Pork Chops
Go ahead and give one (or all!) of these keto sides for pork chops a try the next time you’re looking for a delicious and healthy meal!
Easy Zucchini Au Gratin
Zucchini doesn’t come with a lot of flavor on its own, so it’s the perfect vessel for lots of cheesy, garlicky goodness.
To make this dish extra flavorful, I like to add a little bit of garlic powder, onion powder, and smoked paprika.
You could also add in some crumbled bacon or chopped-up fresh herbs.
This dish is so easy to make and only takes a few minutes to throw together.
Plus, it’s a great way to sneak in some extra veggies!
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Cheesy Broccoli Casserole
Any true cheese lover will be all about this cheesy broccoli casserole.
It’s got all of the goodness of a classic casserole, without any of the carbs.
And, it’s loaded with delicious sharp cheddar cheese.
Plus, it’s easy to make ahead of time and reheat when you’re ready to eat.
Loaded Cauliflower Bites
These tasty little bites are loaded with all of the good stuff, without all of the carbs.
Cauliflower is such a great vegetable to use as a replacement for starchy foods, and in this recipe it does a wonderful job of imitate mashed potatoes.
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Topped with crispy bacon, sharp cheddar cheese, and green onions, these cauliflower bites are so flavorful and satisfying.
Cheesy Asparagus Casserole Keto Recipe
This tasty low-carb asparagus casserole is loaded with three different kinds of cheese, making it a rich and satisfying side dish.
As an added bonus, it’s easy toprepare and can be made ahead of time.
Try adding some of your favorite seasonings to this casserole to give it a little extra flavor.
I like to add a bit of garlic powder, onion powder, and black pepper.
You could also add some crumbled bacon on top for a little extra protein and fat.
Cheesy Bacon Brussels Sprouts
Doesn’t bacon just make anything better?
In my opinion, it definitely does!
These cheesy bacon Brussels sprouts are the perfect low-carb, keto-friendly side dish to serve with your pork chops.
With just a few simple ingredients, you can have this delicious side dish on the table in no time.
And feel free to get creative with your favorite seasonings and mix-ins.
I like to add a little bit of extra sharp cheddar cheese and some freshly chopped chives, but you could also add crumbled blue cheese, diced cooked pancetta, or even shredded Parmesan cheese.
Keto Deviled Egg Salad
How about a “salad” that’s actually satisfying and filling? This Keto deviled egg salad is perfect for a light lunch or a side dish.
I love adding in some avocado for creaminess, bacon for crunch, and chives for a bit of an onion flavor. But feel free to mix it up with whatever you like!
Parmesan Brussels Sprouts Salad
I LOVE parmesan in any form, so these roasted Brussels sprouts are no exception!
Add in some crispy bacon bits and a few other of my favorite ingredients and you’ve got a delicious and healthy salad that is perfect for any night of the week.
This dish is also keto-friendly, low-carb, and gluten-free, making it a great option for those with dietary restrictions.
So, if you’re looking for a flavorful and healthy side dish to serve with your pork chops (or any other entrée), give this parmesan Brussels sprouts salad a try!
Keto Mashed Cauliflower
What about something easy for a change?
This one is for all the mashed cauliflower lovers out there.
It’s super simple – only four ingredients – and takes almost no time to make.
Plus, it’s low-carb and keto-friendly, so you can enjoy it without guilt.
And if you want to mix things up, try adding some shredded cheese, green onions, or cooked bacon to the mash. Yum!
Keto Spinach & Broccoli Cheese Casserole
Spinach is known for being an excellent source of vitamins and minerals.
And broccoli is also a nutrient-dense veggie.
Together, these two powerhouses make a mean casserole!
This keto spinach and broccoli cheese casserole is mega cheesy and packed with flavor.
It’s the perfect side dish to serving alongside your pork chops (or any protein really).
Keto Cheesy Garlic Bread
I bet you didn’t know that you could have garlic bread on a keto diet!
This low carb cheesy garlic bread is the perfect side dish to accompany your pork chops.
It’s full of flavor, thanks to the garlic and cheeses, and it has a nice crispy texture from the pork rinds.
You can customize this dish to your liking by adding additional herbs or spices.
Best Cabbage Noodles Alfredo
Cabbage is one of my favorite ingredients to add to my Alfredo because it’s keto-friendly, low in calories, and has a lot of health benefits.
It’s also really easy to make cabbage noodles.
You can either use a spiralizer or simply slice the cabbage thinly.
I love to add garlic, Parmesan cheese, and some crushed red pepper flakes to my Alfredo for an extra boost of flavor.
BEST Keto Mozzarella Sticks (Low Carb Air Fryer Cheese Sticks)
Seriously, these are the best Mozzarella Sticks you will ever have!
They are low carb, gluten-free and made in the air fryer for a quick and easy snack or appetizer.
- Cut the mozzarella cheese into long, thin strips.
- In a shallow dish, whisk together the beaten eggs and olive oil.
- In a separate shallow dish, mix together the almond flour, Parmesan cheese, garlic powder and Italian seasoning.
- Dip each cheese stick in the egg mixture, then coat in the almond flour mixture.
- Place the cheese sticks in the air fryer basket in a single layer.
- Air fry at 400 degrees F for 5 minutes, or until golden brown and bubbly.
- Serve with your favorite marinara sauce.
Loaded Cauliflower Casserole
Easy, flavorful, and low carb, this Loaded Cauliflower Casserole is a wonderful addition to any meal!
Perfect as a side dish or even a main course, this casserole is loaded with all of your favorite flavors.
Feel free to customize it with your favorite ingredients, but some of my favorites include bacon, cheddar cheese, and green onions.
Cheesy Garlic Cauliflower Rice
Garlicky, cheesy, and so addicting, this low carb cheesy garlic cauliflower rice is a delicious side dish that goes with everything!
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With just a few simple ingredients, this healthy side dish comes together in less than 30 minutes.
Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms with Spinach & Artichoke
If you’re feeling fancy and want to wow your guests (or just yourself), these stuffed portobello mushrooms are the way to go.
They’re low-carb, high in protein and fiber, and full of flavor.
Plus, they can be made ahead of time and reheated when you’re ready to eat.
I like to stuff my mushrooms with a mixture of spinach, artichoke, and ricotta cheese, but you can use any combination of fillings that you like.
Easy Low Carb Broccoli Fritters
These fritters will satisfy anyone looking for a low-carb option that is packed with flavor.
They are easy to make and can be served as a side dish or as a main course.
The combination of broccoli and cheddar is always a hit, but feel free to experiment with other cheese and herb combinations.
For example, try substituting mozzarella for the cheddar and adding some chopped fresh basil to the batter.
Easy Garlic Butter Mushrooms
This is one of my favorite side dishes for virtually any meal, but it goes especially well with pork chops.
These easy garlic butter mushrooms are incredibly flavorful and satisfying, without being overly heavy or greasy.
I like to add a bit of thyme and Parmesan cheese to my mushrooms, but you can customize them however you like.
Garlic lovers may want to add an extra clove or two.
You could also experiment with other herbs like rosemary or chives.
Keto Cucumber Salad
This simple-to-make keto cucumber salad is the perfect low-carb, refreshing side dish to accompany your pork chops (or any other meal).
With only a few ingredients, this salad comes together quickly and is packed with flavor.
I love to add diced avocado, crumbled bacon, and shredded cheese to mine.
Broccoli Salad with Bacon and Cheddar
The bacon in this dish provides the perfect amount of savory flavor, while the cheddar cheese and mayo add a delicious creaminess.
The broccoli gives a satisfying crunch and the red onion provides a lovely sweetness and contrast in color.
This salad is so good, you’ll want to make it again and again!
And it’s easy to customize with your favorite ingredients.
Try adding sunflower seeds, raisins, or dried cranberries for a little sweetness, or crumbled blue cheese for extra savoriness.
Cheesy Smashed Brussels Sprouts
Have you tried smashing your Brussels sprouts before?
It’s the perfect way to get that crispy, salty edge on each little leaf, while still maintaining a soft, pillowy center.
And when you add cheese and bacon to the mix, you’ve got a dish that is sure to please everyone at the table.
These cheesy smashed Brussels sprouts are low-carb and keto-friendly, making them the perfect side dish to enjoy without guilt.
Turnips Au Gratin
Instead of using potatoes in this keto-friendly gratin, I decided to go with turnips.
They have a very similar texture to potatoes and absorb flavors really well, making them the perfect base for this dish.
I added in some garlic, onion, and thyme to give it a nice flavor, and then topped it with lots of cheese and bacon.
Keto Garlic Parmesan Knots
Again, instead of using potato or bread to soak up the delicious pork chop juices, I like to get my starch from a keto garlic parmesan knot.
These are super easy to make and only require a few ingredients that you probably have in your pantry already.
Chances are, if you’re following a keto diet, you already have most of these ingredients on hand.
Zucchini works well as a keto-friendly replacement for potatoes in dishes like this gratin.
Slices of zucchini are first pan-fried until browned, then layered in with a cheesy cream sauce made with cream cheese, heavy cream, and shredded Parmesan cheese.
You could also add in other low-carb vegetables like eggplant or cauliflower florets.
For extra flavor, try adding in some garlic, sun-dried tomatoes, or fresh herbs.
Keto Low-Carb Onion Rings
Instead of buying pre-made onion rings, you can make your own keto low-carb onion rings at home.
All you need is a few simple ingredients and a few minutes of your time.
- These keto onion rings are coated in a mixture of almond flour, Parmesan cheese, and spices, then pan-fried until golden brown and crispy.
- Serve them with your favorite dipping sauce and enjoy!
Cabbage Fritters (Fried or Baked)
It’s time to dip some cabbage!
This side can be fried or baked, and is the perfect crunchy, slightly sweet addition to your dinner table.
I love adding a little bit of bacon to my cabbage fritters for some extra flavor, but feel free to experiment with your favorite seasonings.
Keto Cucumber Bacon Ranch Salad
Cucumber, bacon, and ranch come together in this low-carb salad.
This is a simple side dish that can be served with almost any main course.
Perfect for a summer picnic or barbecue, this salad will not disappoint!
Twice-Cooked Cabbage with Sour Cream and Bacon
Ah, twice-cooked cabbage. It’s one of those rare side dishes that’s as easy to make as it is delicious.
And it just so happens to be the perfect accompaniment to pork chops.
I like to add a bit of sour cream and bacon to my twice-cooked cabbage for an extra bit of flavor.
But feel free to experiment with your favorite ingredients.
The sky’s the limit!
Roasted Yellow Squash with Parmesan and Herbs
I love how the cheese gets nice and crispy in this dish.
This roasted yellow squash is the perfect side to pork chops, but would also be great with chicken or fish.
I like to add a little bit of Parmesan cheese and some fresh herbs to really make the flavors pop.
Simple Roasted Radishes (Paleo, Whole30 + Keto)
Sometimes, you just want a dish that is light and fresh tasting, but still filling.
This side dish is perfect for that!
These roasted radishes are simple to make, but are still packed with flavor.
The perfect balance of salty and earthy, with a slight hint of sweetness, they make the perfect accompaniment to your pork chops.
Keto Creamed Spinach
Simple, delicious, and healthy, this low carb creamed spinach is the perfect side dish for pork chops or any other meal.
I love adding a little bit of cream cheese to my creamed spinach to add some extra creaminess, but you could also use mascarpone cheese (see also these easy mascarpone pasta recipes), heavy cream, or even sour cream.
Easy Whole Roasted Cauliflower Head Recipe
How about a whole roasted cauliflower head?
This recipe is so easy, and it only requires a few ingredients that you probably already have in your pantry.
- First, you’ll want to start with a whole head of cauliflower.
- Cut off the bottom stem so that the cauliflower can sit flat on your baking sheet, then coat it with olive oil.
- Next, you’ll want to add your favorite seasonings. I like to use a combination of garlic powder, smoked paprika, and sea salt. But you can really use any combination of spices that you like.
Once your cauliflower is coated with oil and spices, bake it in a preheated oven for about 35-40 minutes.
The cauliflower should be tender when you insert a fork into the center.
While the cauliflower is baking, you can prepare the tahini sauce.
For the sauce, you’ll need tahini, lemon juice, water, and garlic.
Simply add all of the ingredients to a blender and blend until smooth.
Once the cauliflower is baked, transfer it to a serving platter and drizzle it with the tahini sauce.
I like to garnish mine with some chopped parsley, but that’s optional.
Air Fryer Zucchini Parmesan (No Breading)
It’s time to turn on your air fryer and make some delicious zucchini Parmesan!
This easy recipe is a healthy, low carb alternative to the classic Italian dish.
It is also gluten free and can be made in just a few minutes.
- To make this dish, simply slice some zucchini into thin slices, top with Parmesan cheese and Italian seasoning, and then air fry until the cheese is melted and bubbly.
- Serve with your favorite pasta or main dish.
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Savory Keto Cheddar Jalapeno Muffins
If you like your muffins with a little savory and a little sweet, you are going to love these! It is the perfect combination of cheddar cheese, jalapeno peppers, and a hint of sweetness from the almond flour.
I love to add some chopped bacon to these muffins for an extra bit of flavor, but they are delicious without it as well.
Crispy Smashed Brussels Sprouts (With Garlic & Parmesan Cheese)
I like crispy smashed brussels sprouts as a side dish because it’s quick, easy, and you can add a variety of flavors to it. For this recipe, I added garlic and parmesan cheese to give it a little extra flavor.
- To make this dish, start by preheating your oven to 400 degrees Fahrenheit.
- Then, wash your brussels sprouts and trim off the ends.
- Next, Smash the brussels sprouts with the flat end of a knife.
- Once they’re all smashed, add them to a baking sheet and drizzle with olive oil.
- Then, add the garlic and parmesan cheese and toss everything together.
Keto Asian Slaw
I love Asian flavors, and this Keto Asian Slaw is the perfect side dish to accompany my pork chops.
It’s packed with crunchy vegetables, like cabbage and carrots, and tossed in a light, flavorful dressing.
And the best part?
This slaw can be made ahead of time, so it’s perfect for meal prep or entertaining.
Creamed Cabbage and Spinach
Anything creamed is sure to be a hit in my book, and this creamed cabbage and spinach dish is no different!
This recipe is packed with flavor, thanks to the addition of garlic, onion, and bacon.
Adding just a bit of heavy cream makes this side dish ultra-smooth and decadent.
Baked Tomatoes with Mozzarella and Parmesan
Tomatoes just taste AMAZING when paired with mozzarella and parmesan.
The tomatoes get all roasted and juicy, and the mozzarella and parmesan turn into this beautiful cheese crust on top.
37 Keto Side Dishes for Pork Chops
- Easy Zucchini Au Gratin
- Cheesy Broccoli Casserole
- Loaded Cauliflower Bites
- Cheesy Asparagus Casserole Keto Recipe
- Cheesy Bacon Brussels Sprouts
- Keto Deviled Egg Salad
- Parmesan Brussels Sprouts Salad
- Keto Mashed Cauliflower
- Keto Spinach & Broccoli Cheese Casserole
- Keto Cheesy Garlic Bread
- Best Cabbage Noodles Alfredo
- BEST Keto Mozzarella Sticks (Low Carb Air Fryer Cheese Sticks)
- Loaded Cauliflower Casserole
- Cheesy Garlic Cauliflower Rice
- Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms with Spinach & Artichoke
- Easy Low Carb Broccoli Fritters
- Easy Garlic Butter Mushrooms
- Keto Cucumber Salad
- Broccoli Salad with Bacon and Cheddar
- Cheesy Smashed Brussels Sprouts
- Turnips Au Gratin
- Keto Garlic Parmesan Knots
- Zucchini Gratin
- Keto Low-Carb Onion Rings
- Cabbage Fritters (Fried or Baked)
- Keto Cucumber Bacon Ranch Salad
- Twice-Cooked Cabbage with Sour Cream and Bacon
- Roasted Yellow Squash with Parmesan and Herbs
- Simple Roasted Radishes (Paleo, Whole30 + Keto)
- Keto Creamed Spinach
- Easy Whole Roasted Cauliflower Head Recipe
- Air Fryer Zucchini Parmesan (No Breading)
- Savory Keto Cheddar Jalapeno Muffins
- Crispy Smashed Brussels Sprouts (With Garlic & Parmesan Cheese)
- Keto Asian Slaw
- Creamed Cabbage and Spinach
- Baked Tomatoes with Mozzarella and Parmesan
- Pick your favorite side dish recipe from this list to serve with your juicy pork chops.
- Prepare the ingredients according to the recipe.
- Enjoy in no time!