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Keto Tuna Patties Low Carb Fish Cake Recipe

We love easy meals that are made in less than 20 minutes and keep the kitchen clean and tidy.

Sometimes, it is hard to prepare a meal for yourself, even if you wish to provide something nutritious to your body. Our low carb tuna patties are ready to become the hero of that lazy day!

We combined tuna with yummy Parmesan cheese, egg, almond flour, and seasoning. With a touch of mayo on the outside, they taste perfect. One bite is going to be enough for you to experience this fantastic mix of flavors.

low carb tuna patties

One more thing, not less important! These cakes are packed with so many good things. You are going to fuel your body with them.

Eating keto, healthy, and tasty has never been easier. Because of tunas, a high percentage of proteins and fats are one of the ingredients that are going to follow your healthy lifestyle and improve it. Polyunsaturated fatty acids are their most important nutrients. (*)

keto tuna patties

These tuna patties are your big time saver. With a big bowl of salad, spend some quality time with people who inspire you and love you. Food tastes way much better when you share it with the right person.

We hope you enjoy them!

tuna patties recipe

How to

We use tuna in water for this recipe. If you have the one with oil, make sure to remove excess oil. Drain the tuna so it doesn’t contain liquid.

In a medium-size mixing bowl, combine tuna with egg. Add in Parmesan cheese, mustard and almond flour.

combine egg and tuna

Stir with a fork to mix everything. Add in seasoning – white onion powder, salt, smoked paprika, and oregano.

add cheese seasonings mustard flour

Stir again, and your tuna dough is ready for frying.

form dough tuna mix

Heat one tbsp of coconut oil in a pan over medium heat.

fry tuna mix coconut oil

The recipe makes six cakes. So, if it’s easier for you, divide the dough into six parts, then fry each of them.

Fry cakes until golden. Make sure both sides of the cakes are fried.

top patties mayo

Serve them with mayo or hot sauce and enjoy lunch!

Keto Tuna Patties

Tasty and easy tuna cakes are the perfect low carb lunch solution when you need something quick and easy. With one big bowl, a fork, and a pan, you’ll have your nutritious, keto meal in 20 minutes!
Prep Time5 minutes
Cook Time15 minutes
Total Time20 minutes
Course: Lunch
Cuisine: Keto, Low Carb
Keyword: low carb tuna patties, tuna patties
Servings: 2
Calories: 365kcal
Author: Zlata Radivojevic


For Frying


  • Drain tuna to make sure it doesn't contain any liquid. In a medium-size mixing bowl, combine all ingredients. Stir with a fork until the dough is easy to form 6 patties.
  • In a frying pan over medium heat, add coconut oil or olive oil in. Fry each patty until golden.
  • Your lunch is ready to serve with lettuce and mayonnaise.


*Nutrition fact per serving of 3 patties.


Nutrition Facts
Keto Tuna Patties
Amount Per Serving
Calories 365 Calories from Fat 243
% Daily Value*
Fat 27g42%
Saturated Fat 10g63%
Cholesterol 111mg37%
Sodium 459mg20%
Potassium 186mg5%
Carbohydrates 10g3%
Fiber 5g21%
Sugar 2g2%
Protein 25g50%
Vitamin A 784IU16%
Calcium 269mg27%
Iron 4mg22%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
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