Whether you are on the road, working from home or at the office, we all need healthier options at fast food restaurants. We've listed a variety of places that are low carb, Keto-friendly restaurants that offer options for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Check out our list of Keto Fast Food Hacks to help make your low carb lifestyle as easy as possible.
How to Order Keto at Pita Pit
Large Chicken Caesar Salad
A go-to @pitapitcanada favourite is a large chicken Caesar salad with extra bacon, spinach, tomato, green pepper, cucumber, red onion, sprouts, cheddar cheese, and Caesar dressing. It’s Renee’s mighty Caesar which is the best Caesar dressing!
Net carbs (estimate): 7g
Chicken Breast Salad (steak added)
Another option including chicken breast salad but with steak added as the double meat. If you can’t decide, just get both! Add in iceberg lettuce, tomatoes, olives, green peppers, cucumbers, onion, and sprouts with light ranch dressing.
Net carbs (estimate): 8g
Chicken Souvlaki Salad
This is a fresh and crisp Keto salad that features spinach, cucumber, green peppers, olives, and tomatoes and Greek salad dressing.
Calories (estimate): 380
Net carbs (estimate): 5g
How to Order Keto at McDonald's
Greeking Out Salad
Try the Greeking Out salad from @mcdonaldscanada that features couscous as a low carb salad option. You can also opt out of the couscous to reduce carbs.
Net carbs (estimate): 16g with the couscous
6g with dressing, without couscous
TIP: Skip the pita crisps and ask for grilled chicken instead of crispy
Southwest Avocado Chicken Salad
Try the Southwest Avocado Chicken Salad from @wendyscanada. Ask for no croutons for an easy option to keep this salad extra low carb.
Calories: 420 (salad), 110 (dressing)
Net carbs (estimate): 13 net carbs
Grilled Cesar Chicken Salad
The Grilled Caesar Salad with chicken from @wendyscanada is awesome for a fresh lunch or dinner option. Ask for no croutons for an easy option to keep this salad low carb.
Calories (estimate): 500 (salad), 180 (dressing)
Net carbs (estimate): 15g
Junior Bacon Cheeseburger (no bun)
No bun is no problem! Simply ask for a lettuce wrap or just the burger on its own. This burger comes with the patty, cheese slice, applewood smoked bacon, lettuce, and mayonnaise.
Calories (estimate): 290
Net carbs (estimate): 2g
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Double Leg Dinner, Caesar Salad (added bacon) and Chalet Sauce
“Quick lunch at @swisschaletca with a full plate of protein, veggies, and some Chalet Sauce that kept it low carb.
Double Leg Dinner, Garden Salad, and Chalet Sauce
Lunch can be a double leg dinner from @swisschaletca. Grab a side garden salad (pick off the carrots if you don't want the additional carbs) with Caesar dressing.
Optional: Add a side of pesto mayo bacon and Chalet Sauce.
Net Carbs (estimate): Chicken - 0g
Sauce - 100 ml or 6 tablespoons - 5g
How to Order Keto at Boston Pizza
Chipotle Chicken Club with a side Caesar
A great option if you’re out and about at @bostonpizzacanada is the Chipotle Chicken Club (no bun) with a side Caesar.
TIP: Another meal idea from Boston pizza is the Tacos (minus the tortillas) served on a side garden salad. Super yummy. I have the chili dressing on the side and dip my fork into it! A nice break from the Caesar.
How to Order Keto at Jimmy the Greek
Greek Salad with Roasted Chicken legs
Greek salad with a chicken skewer but can also get the roasted chicken legs which are equally delicious (plus more fat)!
How to Order Keto at Kelseys
Caesar Salad (no croutons), extra Bacon and Salmon
@kelseysrestaurants Caesar salad, no croutons, with extra bacon and salmon is so delicious and will leave you completely satisfied. You could also very easily make this dish at home - even add in some nuts from Pili Hunters for a carb free addition.
Contributed to by: KetoinCanada
Joanna is a low carb, Keto lifestyler (it's not a diet!) from Ontario, Canada. She is a mum of 2 really cute kids AND 2 furbabies! With work and a whole bunch of responsibilities, she found it difficult to make herself a priority after having children. She started following a Keto lifestyle on December 1, 2016 and created her Instagram account @ketoincanada to get accountability and ideas from others following the Ketogenic diet.
One of the things I have LOVED about her is that she is able to stick to her lifestyle with a packed schedule and on the go! On a visit to the warehouse, I found myself finding THAT post on her Instagram with her favourite Pita Pit salad because I know she's done the hard work to figure out macros! So, we stalked her Instagram and tracked down her favourites restaurant hacks and estimated net carbs where possible! You can visit Joanna's website here
Contributed to by: Sugar Free Brie
Brie has been following a Ketogenic lifestyle since 2017. She spends her free time baking up new Keto creations, hitting the gym, volunteering for a variety of professional associations, or enjoying the outdoors with her partner and fur baby Penny. Brie took her passion for media and marketing and made it into a career despite the downfalls of economic struggles during 2020.
You can check out her Instagram or website here.
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