Cilantro Lime Grilled Chicken

This healthy Cilantro Lime Grilled Chicken is simple to prepare and packed with flavor! Low carb, Keto friendly, and perfect for summer!!

Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 15 minutes
Servings 4
Author The Cookin' Chicks


  • 1-2 lbs chicken breasts, boneless/skinless
  • 4 garlic cloves, minced
  • 3 tbsp olive oil
  • 1/4 cup cilantro, chopped
  • 3 tbsp lime juice
  • 1/2 tsp cumin
  • 1/2 tsp paprika
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1/2 tsp pepper
  • 3 avocados, diced
  • 1 tomato, diced
  • 1/2 red onion, chopped
  • 1/4 cup cilantro, chopped
  • 2 tbsp lime juice


  1. In a bowl, combine the garlic, olive oil, cilantro, lime juice, cumin, paprika, salt, and pepper.

  2. Place chicken breasts and marinade into a large Ziploc bag or into the bowl of marinade, tossing to coat thoroughly.

  3. Refrigerate until ready to grill (at least 1 hour of marinating is best).

  4. Grill chicken over medium heat for about 6 minutes per side, or until no longer pink/cooked through.

  5. While chicken is cooking, combine the avocado, tomato, red onion, cilantro, and lime juice in a bowl.

  6. To serve, place chicken breast on plate with desired amount of topping over it.

  7. Enjoy!

Recipe Notes

Recipe adapted from: Gimme Delicious