Healthy Low Calorie Dinner Ideas

A collection of the best low calorie dinner ideas under 200 and 400 calories. With a variety of recipes; the list includes all delicious dinners without the extra calories.

Whether you're on a low calorie diet, trying to lose weight, or you want some healthy & easy low calorie dinner recipes. You'll Love these.

They're easy to make and are high in protein. Perfect for any diet. Feel free to save and share, so that you can grab your recipe whenever you need it!

1. Dinners Under 200 Calories

The Best Low Calorie Veggie Burger

Jalapeno Cheddar Black Bean Burgers.


PREP: 20 min

Cook: 10 min

Total: 30 min

Ingredients you'll need:

  • rolled oats, black beans, egg
  • ground cumin, cheddar cheese
  • jalapeno, red onion 
  • mustard, Salt and pepper

Calories 171

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2. Shrimp Fajitas

Healthy Shrimp Fajitas

These Shrimp Fajitas are the perfect busy weekday nights dinner — quick, easy and delicious. Loaded with Mexican flavors. 

The ingredients that you'll need

  • shrimp, onion, peppers 
  • paprika, cumin, salt 
  • chili, garlic, onion powder

Calories: 174

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3. Pepperoni Pizza Casserole

Delicious Pepperoni Pizza Casserole


Prep: 10 minutes

Cook: 30 minutes

Total: 40 minutes

Calories: 197

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4. Cauliflower Casserole

Easy Cauliflower Casserole

A rich and flavorful cauliflower casserole that's topped with cheese, bacon, and green onions.


Prep: 15 mins

Cook: 15 mins

Total: 30 mins

Calories: 167kcal

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5. Korean Grilled Chicken Breasts

Korean Grilled Chicken Breast

These Korean Grilled Chicken Breasts are full of juicy, sweet, and spicy flavors. It's also quick and easy to make, perfect for weeknight grilling.


Prep: 15 Mins, Cook: 5 Mins

Marinate: 1 hr, Total: 1 hr 20 mins

Calories: 180

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6. Salmon And Avocado Pizza

Salmon and Avocado Pizza

So cheesy and full of healthy good-for-you-stuff, this pizza is perfect for breakfast, lunch, or dinner.

Calories: 184kcal

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7. Dinners Under 300 Calories

Egg Roll In a Bowl

Egg Roll in A Bowls.


Prep: 10 mins

Cook: 10 mins

Total: 20 mins

The ingredients you'll need: 

  • chicken broth, onion, ground turkey 
  • ginger, cloves garlic, coleslaw
  • salt, pepper, soy sauce, or coconut aminos

Calories: 201

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8. Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

Chicken Wild Rice Soup

This healthy chicken wild rice soup has no cream or milk, is low-calorie, and is made all in one pot with a handful of ingredients: celery, carrots, onion, wild rice, salt, black pepper, chicken, and chicken stock or broth.


Prep: 10 minutes 

Cook: 45 minutes 

Total: 55 minutes

Calories: 212

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9. Easy Chicken Enchiladas

Easy Chicken Enchiladas

These chicken enchiladas are easy to make, low in calories, and are a great weeknight meal that the whole family will love.


Prep: 15 minutes 

Cook: 25 minutes

Total: 40 minutes

Calories: 279

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10. Creamy Italian Chicken

Italian Chicken

A delicious Italian chicken that's perfect on top of egg noodles, mashed potatoes, and for low calorie, cauliflower rice.

Calories: 275

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11. Baked Chicken And Cheese Rolled Tacos

Baked Chicken & Cheese Roll Tacos

Here's what you'll need; corn tortilla, white meat chicken, salsa, fat-free cheddar, cheese shredded, and taco seasoning

Calories: 245

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12. Easy Eggless Salmon Patties

Easy Salmon Patties

Easy Eggless Salmon Patties that are juicy, moist, flavorful, and easy to make. They come together in about 30 minutes.

Calories: 232

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13. Tofu Stir Fry

Healthy Tofu Stir Fry

The best tofu stir fry. Crispy tofu and fresh vegetables like broccoli and spinach, sautéed in a quick and easy garlic sesame sauce.


Prep: 10 mins

Cook: 15 mins

Total: 25 mins

Calories: 297

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14. Hearty Chicken Noodle Soup

Chicken Noodle Soup

A big bowl of this hearty Chicken Noodle Soup is just 4 228 calories. The main ingredient of this recipe is chicken breast and pasta.


Prep: 10 mins

Cook: 1 hr 10 mins

Total: 1 hr 20 mins

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15. Classic Skinny Meatloaf

Low Calorie Meatloaf

The ingredients you need

  • ground turkey, rolled oats, egg
  • onion, garlic cloves, olive oil
  • fennel seeds toasted, Worcestershire sauce
  • tomato sauce, Italian seasoning
  • garlic powder, salt, and black pepper

Calories: 248

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16. Vegetarian Zucchini Spaghetti


Prep: 5 minutes

Total: 20 minutes

Ingredients you need

  • zucchini, Ragu Sauce, mushrooms
  • spinach, tomatoes, pine nuts

Calories: 243

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17. Dinner Ideas Under 400 Calories

Mediterranean Chickpea Salad

Mediterranean Chickpea Salad. Easy to make and packed with flavor. Made with a variety of healthy veggies, feta cheese, and chickpeas then tossed in a Mediterranean dressing.

TIME: 20 minutes

Calories: 311

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18. Garlic Shrimp Zoodles

Garlic Shrimp Noodles

Easy, delicious, low-calorie lemon and garlic shrimp with zucchini noodles. 


Prep: 8 mins

Cook: 7 mins

Total: 15 mins

Calories: 276

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19. Fried Chicken Sandwich

Healthy Fried Chicken Sandwich

Move over, Popeye's! There's a new fried chicken sandwich in town, and this one is much healthier than the fast-food version!


Prep: 15 mins

Cook: 20 mins

Total: 35 mins

Calories: 318

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20. Hamburger Helper with Green Chiles

Healthy Homemade Hamburger

This Hamburger Helper is just as easy as the boxed version, but it tastes so much better and is healthier.


Prep: 10 mins

Cook: 4 mins

Total: 24 mins

Calories: 294

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21. Grilled Chicken Cobb Salad with Honey Dijon

Chicken Cobb salad


Prep: 15 minutes

Cook: 10 minutes

Total: 25 minutes

Calories: 363kcal

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22. Chicken Enchilada Zucchini Boats

Healthy Chicken Enchiladas Zucchini Boat

A flavorful, perfectly filling, and perfect easy weeknight dinner.


Prep: 15 minutes

Cook: 25 minutes

Total: 40 minutes

Calories 374

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23. Ground Turkey Sweet Potato Skillet

Healthy Ground Turkey Sweet Potato Skillet


Prep: 15 minutes

Cook: 20 minutes

Total: 35 minutes

Calories: 374

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24. White Chicken Chili

The Best White Chicken Chili


Prep: 5 min 

Cook: 4 hours 

Total: 4 hours, 5 Min

Calories 372

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