Low-Fat Main Dish Recipes

Find flavorful, low-fat main dish recipes in this collection of 470+ trusted low-fat main dish recipes complete with ratings, reviews and cooking tips.

Staff Picks

Brick-Oven Pizza (Brooklyn Style)

Rating: 5 stars 210
This is a simple recipe for authentic brick-oven pizza made famous by several, well-known Brooklyn pizzerias. Best accompanied by ice-cold pilsner-style lager beer.

Turkey Bolognese Sauce

Rating: 4 stars 59
Delicious ground turkey meat recipe. Excellent sauce.
By ted

Grilled Tuna Teriyaki

Rating: 4.5 stars 82
Delicious right off the grill! Take care not to overcook the steaks, as tuna can quickly become quite dry.
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Elegant Pork Loin Roast

Rating: 4.5 stars 106
This recipe came from my mom. It takes little time since it requires basting, but the end result is worth it. Makes a truly elegant meal served with mashed red potatoes and a green vegetable.

Cajun Pasta Fresca

Rating: 4.5 stars 383
This is my absolute favorite dish! If you like food with just a little kick and you are a pasta fan...this recipe is for you!

Szechwan Shrimp

Rating: 4.5 stars 3252
Don't let some of the ingredients fool you--this spicy shrimp makes a simple, impressive dish, which I usually make for company. For more or less heat, adjust amount of red pepper. Serve over hot steamed rice.

Ginger Glazed Mahi Mahi

Rating: 4.5 stars 2783
This Ginger Glazed Mahi Mahi is bursting with flavor and combines both sweet and sour taste sensations. The 30 minute prep time includes 20 minutes to marinate. This recipe is a snap and so delicious. You'll love it!

Mock Tuna Salad

Rating: 4.5 stars 669
This is a chickpea spread that tastes like tuna salad! No kidding! Great served in a sandwich.

Honey Mustard Grilled Chicken

Rating: 4.5 stars 2575
'If ye have faith as a grain of mustard seed', ye shall make and enjoy this simple, tangy, delicious grilled chicken dish!

Red Lentil Curry

Rating: 4.5 stars 1411
This is a rich and hearty lentil curry, great as a main meal rather than as a side dish like the more traditional Indian dhal. Don't let the ingredient list faze you, this really is an easy dish to make. This dish is great served with basmati rice.
By Allrecipes Member

Gnocchi I

Rating: 4.5 stars 619
Mashed potato, flour and an egg -- all you need to knead for gnocchi.
By Allrecipes Member

Fluffy French Toast

Rating: 4.5 stars 4516
Learn the secret ingredient that makes this the best French toast recipe.
By Allrecipes Member

Inspiration and Ideas

Hawaiian Chicken Kabobs
Rating: Unrated 798
"These kabobs are tender, sweet, and delicious. They're easy to make and only require a few ingredients." – dailyn2003
Tangy Grilled Pork Tenderloin
Rating: Unrated 528
"Just finished dinner with this as the star. It was delicious beyond description, and I am not kidding." – MOOSETRAX75