Here are my best Low-Carb Leftover Turkey Recipes for anyone who wants get right back on track after Thanksgiving! And of course any recipe that uses leftover turkey can also be made with leftover chicken, so there are a few ideas here that use chicken!

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It’s Thanksgiving week in the U.S. and I hope all my readers who celebrate are having a lovely holiday meal and some quality family time. And for everyone who’s cooking turkey this week, I’m updating this collection of Low-Carb Leftover Turkey Recipes so you’ll have plenty of ideas when you have that leftover turkey staring you in the face! 

If you’re lucky enough to have leftover turkey I hope you’ll enjoy at least one of these recipes, especially if you indulged on carbs for Thanksgiving dinner; you know what I mean? Be sure to scroll past the photos to see all the tasty low-carb ideas for using that leftover turkey! 

Leftover turkey or leftover chicken?

I’ve included ideas for leftover turkey and leftover chicken in this round-up because of course anything you make with leftover chicken is also great made with leftover turkey, and vice-versa.

Ideas for Turkey Stock and Turkey Soup!

This round-up has low-carb casseroles and salads with leftover turkey. But if you feel like using your turkey carcass to make homemade turkey stock and then making turkey soup, check out my Low-Carb and Keto Turkey Soup Recipes!

Want leftover turkey recipes that are a bit higher in carbs?

If you’re still indulging a bit for the holidays, there’s also a collection on my site for delicious Healthy Recipes for Leftover Turkey, but those recipes are a bit higher in carbs.

Low-Carb Casseroles with Leftover Turkey (or Chicken):

Low-Carb Turkey Casserole with Mushrooms, Mozzarella, and Cauliflower Rice close-up photo

This Low-Carb Turkey Casserole has mushrooms, Mozzarella, and cauliflower rice! It’s probably the most popular leftover turkey recipe on the blog and this tasty casserole is also gluten-free. Go to this recipe and watch the video to see how tasty it really is!

Layered Mexican Casserole with Chicken and Cauliflower Rice shown in baking dish

This Layered Mexican Casserole with Chicken and Cauliflower Rice has been a huge hit, and this is perfect to make with leftover turkey!

Turkey Shepherd’s Pie with Cauliflower Topping

If you have turkey gravy this Turkey Shepherd’s Pie with Cauliflower is a delicious way to use leftover turkey, and this is surprisingly low in net carbs.

Cheesy Chicken Broccoli Curry Casserole finished casserole close-up photo

Cheesy Chicken Broccoli Curry Casserole is another mega-popular chicken recipe that can be easily made with turkey, and if you like the sound of cheesy and curry, you’ll love this dish.

Chicken Alfred Mock Lasagna Casserole close-up photo of finished casserole in baking dish

This oh-so-delicious Chicken Alfredo Mock Lasagna Casserole is a newer recipe on the blog that can be made with leftover turkey or chicken, and if you like Alfredo Sauce you’re going to love this recipe.

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Low-Carb Salads with Leftover Turkey or Chicken

Chicken and Avocado Salad with Lime and Cilantro finished salad in serving bowl

For everyone who likes avocado and cilantro, this Chicken and Avocado Salad with Lime and Cilantro is a salad that’s been hugely popular on the blog, and this would be just as delicious made with turkey.

Chicken Salad with Green Olives close-up photo of finished salad

Chicken Salad with Green Olives is a totally WOW salad that you can make with leftover chicken or turkey, and green olive fans will love this salad!

Lettuce-Free Keto Cobb Salad found on

This Lettuce-Free Keto Cobb Salad is a delicious idea that would be perfect to make with leftover turkey!

Close-up photo for Low-Carb Chicken Pesto Salad with Olives and Peas

This Pesto Chicken Salad would also be delicious made with leftover turkey, and this salad is so tasty!

Low-Carb Greek Peperoncini Chicken Salad found on

Another great lunch idea for leftover turkey would be to swap out the chicken for turkey in this Greek Peperoncini Chicken Salad. I’d never get tired of this for lunch!

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