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5 from 3 votes

Keto Lemon Garlic Salmon

Perfectly cooked keto salmon recipe in a mouth-watering creamy lemon garlic sauce!
Prep Time5 mins
Cook Time7 mins
Course: Dinner
Servings: 2
Calories: 603kcal
Author: Chelf


  • 2 fillets Salmon (5.3oz / 150g each) fresh or frozen
  • 2 tablespoon Butter
  • ½ cup Heavy Cream
  • 3 cloves Garlic
  • 1 medium Lemon juice and zest
  • ½ teaspoon Salt
  • ¼ teaspoon Black Pepper


  • Heat the butter in a deep pan and sauté the salmon for a minute on each side.
  • In the meantime thinly slice the garlic. Add to pan with the salmon and cook for another minute.
  • Pour in the cream, add the lemon zest, and season with salt and pepper to taste. When the sauce thickens, lower the heat and add the lemon juice stirring to incorporate to the sauce.
  • Serve warm with a low-carb side dish.


Net Carbs: 4.4g


Serving: 1Salmon fillet | Calories: 603kcal | Carbohydrates: 5.4g | Protein: 37.7g | Fat: 48.7g | Saturated Fat: 25g | Cholesterol: 111mg | Sodium: 1265mg | Potassium: 144mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 1.8g | Calcium: 179mg | Iron: 1mg