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Low-Carb Salmon Patties on a bed of greens.

Low-Carb Salmon Patties

So easy to make and so delicious, these are ready within 30 minutes and you'll have lunches for the whole week! I served them as a poke bowl, but this is totally optional!

Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 12 patties
Calories 115 kcal


Salmon Patties

  • 14 oz Canned Salmon 1 large can
  • 2 eggs large
  • 2/3 cup almond flour
  • 1/2 cup parmesan cheese See note for substitute*
  • 3 tbsp lemon juice juice of 1 medium lemon
  • 1/2 cup fresh dill chopped
  • 1 onion medium, chopped
  • 3 tsp garlic powder

Healthy Tartar Sauce (optional)

Garlic Wasabi Vinaigrette (optional)

  • 1/3 cup olive oil
  • 1 tbsp mayo
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice
  • 1 pinch salt
  • 3/4 tsp wasabi Optional

Poke Bowl Contents (optional)

  • 1/2 avocado
  • 1 handful sprouts
  • 1 handful shirataki noodles (zero calorie noodles) Could be any type of noodles or rice
  • 2 radishes
  • 1 handful Edamame
  • 2 pinches sesame seeds
  • 6-7 leaves Boston lettuce


  1. Preheat oven to 400F.

  2. Line a large baking sheet with parchment paper.

  3. Prepare the salmon: Open the can and drain the juices. Then, carefully remove as many bones as possible. Break the salmon into small bits using a fork.

  4. Mix all of the ingredients from the "salmon patties" section above in a large bowl until well combined.

  5. Press 1/4 cup of mixture into your baking sweet for every patty using your hand or a spoon/fork. Leave about an inch of free space between patties.

  6. Transfer to the oven and bake for 20 to 25 minutes or until the top edges of the patties become golden brown. You could flip them at the 12 minutes mark, but I don't feel like this is absolutely necessary. Alternately, these could be cooked in a large pan over medium heat with some olive oil.

  7. Optional: Meanwhile, prepare the sauce, vinaigrette, and cut/prepare the vegetables. Assemble the meal prep bowls. (Place the vinaigrette and sauce into small individual containers. Wait until you are ready to eat to drizzle the vinaigrette over your poke bowl.)

  8. Remove the patties from the oven and let cool for 15-30 minutes before placing them into your meal prep bowls.

  9. See notes for important instructions on how to store these salmon patties.

Recipe Notes

***NUTRITION INFORMATION was calculated for the patties only, without any sauce or additional toppings.

Serving and presentation are entirely optional. The ingredient list and instructions for the sauces and vegetables are up to you to follow or not.

*Parmesan cheese could be replaced with 2 tbsp nutritional yeast and an additional 1/3 cup almond flour.

IMPORTANT: These salmon patties are to be kept in the fridge for up to 3 days only. Freeze any additional patties for future use.


Nutrition Facts
Low-Carb Salmon Patties
Amount Per Serving (1 patty)
Calories 115 Calories from Fat 54
% Daily Value*
Fat 6g9%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Cholesterol 57mg19%
Sodium 205mg9%
Potassium 165mg5%
Carbohydrates 3g1%
Protein 11g22%
Vitamin A 245IU5%
Vitamin C 3.8mg5%
Calcium 166mg17%
Iron 0.8mg4%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.