10 Best Side Dishes for Pot Roast

If you are wondering what are some good side dishes for pot roast. I have gathered a list of some of the best side dishes to serve with pot roast.

Side dishes are an important part of any meal, but they seem to be especially vital when it comes to pot roast.

Pot roast is a hearty meal that’s often served along with vegetables to give diners a well-rounded meal.

There are many delicious side dishes that go well with pot roast, including one-pot meals and a variety of soups, stews, casseroles, and other savory dishes.

A pot roast is a cut of beef that is traditionally cooked in a covered pot with flavorful liquid on the stovetop or oven. It can also be cooked in a crockpot or instant pot.

A pot roast is a delicious meal but it can be hard to decide what low carb side dishes to serve.

I hope these suggestions will help you find the perfect low carb side recipes for your next family dinner!

low carb pot roast side dishes, roasted vegetables, mashed cauliflower, butternut squash gratin and parmesan broccoli.

Pot Roast Keto Side Dishes

Pot roast is a classic comfort-style dinner that is perfect for the entire family. Pot roast makes for an excellent dish to bring over to grandma’s house or enjoy on a Sunday night. It’s not only full of flavor, but it’s also easy to cook and very inexpensive.

Cook it on your Ninja Foodi, Instant Pot or Crockpot for a hands off delicious meal.

Check out the list below and click through on the links for more information about each low carb side dish.

1. Oven Roasted Vegetables

These easy oven roasted vegetables are a colorful low carb side dish that pairs well with any dinner you make.

The taste and texture of these roasted vegetables is like no other.  It’s an amazing side dish for any dinner you make.

They are so effortless that you’ll want to make them every single day!

2. Creamy Mashed Cauliflower

Low carb buttery and creamy mashed cauliflower served on a bowl.

Cauliflower mashed potatoes are a low-carb and keto alternative to traditional mashed potatoes.

Try this keto cauliflower mashed potatoes recipe for a delicious twist on an old classic.

Cauliflower is one of the most versatile vegetables you can cook with. It can be used as a substitute in most recipes that call for starchy potatoes. It’s low in carbs, high in fiber and contains no gluten.

It’s a delicious, low-carb alternative that will undoubtedly please the crowd.

3. Low Carb Cole Slaw

Closeup view of a keto, sugar-free Coleslaw in a white bowl.

An easy cole slaw is a very simple version that is low carb and Keto friendly, but no one will know the difference! It’s creamy and tangy!

This super easy low carb cole slaw has just the right amount of sweet, spice and crunch to satisfy any summer salad craving! Perfect for your next BBQ.

4. Steakhouse Creamed Spinach

Top view of Keto creamed spinach served on a white bowl placed on a wooden board with a pinstriped fabric napkin with a pastel blue wall as background.

This gourmet steakhouse creamed spinach is a classic dish with perfectly cooked spinach served up in a rich, boldly-flavored creamy sauce.

This tasty side also pairs well with a Pan Seared Ribeye Steak for a full low carb meal.

This 5-star rated recipe for my favorite steakhouse style, extra creamy, creamed spinach recipe is so easy and quick to make. I guarantee you will love it!

Perfect for BBQ nights, steak nights, or Thanksgiving.

5. Coconut Cauliflower Rice

A delicious and healthy low carb alternative to traditional rice that comes together in less then 15 minutes! (Paleo, Grain/Gluten Free, Dairy Free, Vegan)

A staple side dish in my Ketogenic meals because it is so flavorful and easy to make..

Cauliflower rice is a simple swap out for regular rice and tastes delicious. I love how it soaks up the sauce from any dish you pair it with.

The perfect side dish for a pot roast.

6. Roasted Parmesan Broccoli

Roasted parmesan broccoli served on a white plate with a linen napkin as decoration.

Roasted parmesan broccoli goes hand in hand as a side dish for pot roast. It’s one of the best combinations you can make with your roast.

If you’ve never given it a try then I highly recommend that you do!

This is a staple keto side dish for my Thanksgiving dinner and Christmas dinner.

The unusual combination of flavors and textures is magic. I’m sure you’re going to love it!

7. Butternut Squash gratin

Butternut Squash Gratin is a delicious vegetarian side dish, highlighting the best of fall ingredients, worthy of the holiday table! Vegan-adaptable!

This is an amazing side dish for Thanksgiving, the holidays, or anytime. There are never any leftovers when I make this.

You can make it up to two days ahead. I like to serve this with some roasted vegetables, especially Brussels Sprouts.

8. Garlic Butter Spinach

Garlic Butter Sauteed Spinach – A super easy and healthy spinach recipe for a side everyone will love.

Fresh spinach sautéed with garlic and butter; then lightly seasoned with salt and pepper. This side dish will go perfectly with your pot roast!

This low carb side dish is also a vegetarian side. If you want to make this a low carb vegan side dish just don’t use the butter and voila!

9. Lemon Garlic Grilled Zucchini

Lemon Garlic Grilled Zucchini -A delicious, and the perfect balance of tender and crisp with a lemon garlic sauce that is bursting with flavor in every bite!

This zucchini is a side dish that will go well with any meal!

Perfect for your holiday parties, your weekly meal prep or your summer picnics!

10. Grilled Asparagus and Zucchini

Fresh asparagus and zucchini are grilled, then tossed in a lemon and basil sauce with tangy garlic, and scallions.

This dish is a grate side dish for your pot roast, but also it can be a tasty low carb appetizers pair well with salads, and soups.

11. Keto Pasta Salad

Top view of a plate of Color Keto Pasta Salad with cherry tomatoes, mozzarella and chopped basil.

This Keto Pasta Salad is the perfect summer dish!

It’s light, refreshing, and full of flavor.

This salad is made with a simple and fresh ingredients.

You can serve this low carb dish as a side dish or a main course.

Easy Low carb dishes for pot roast

Pot roast served on a white plate with low carb side dishes.
Yield: Multiple

Best Side Dishes for Pot Roast

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes

Looking for dishes to serve with your Pot Roast Dinner? I've rounded up Best Pot Roast Sides that are easy and delicious.


  • Oven Roasted Vegetables
  • Creamy Mashed Cauliflower
  • Low Carb Cole Slaw
  • Steakhouse Creamed Spinach
  • Coconut Cauliflower Rice
  • Roasted Parmesan Broccoli
  • Butternut Squash Gratin
  • Garlic Butter Spinach
  • Lemon Garlic Grilled Zucchini
  • Grilled Asparagus and Zucchini
  • Keto Pasta Salad


  1. Pick your favorite low carb side dish recipe.
  2. Have all ingredients ready.
  3. Enjoy a delicious low-carb meal with family and friends!

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