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shrimp ceviche in a bowl with avocado and limes

Easy Mexican Shrimp Ceviche

This healthy and easy recipe for Mexican shrimp ceviche is refreshing, delicious and comes together incredibly quickly. Serve it with tortilla chips, with rice or cauliflower rice. It is gluten free, low carb, paleo, keto, and Whole30.
Prep Time 15 minutes
Total Time 1 hour 15 minutes
Servings 6
Calories 123kcal


  • 1 pound peeled and deveined raw shrimp
  • 2 lemons juiced
  • 1 lime juiced
  • 2 oranges juiced
  • 3 jalapenos de-seeded & finely diced
  • 1 1/4 cups red onion finely diced, about 1 large red onion
  • large handful of fresh cilantro finely chopped
  • kosher salt to taste
  • black pepper to taste


  • Chop the shrimp into 1/2-inch pieces and place in a large bowl with lemon, lime, and orange juice. Toss well to combine. Cover and refrigerator for at least 1 hour or up to 3 hours.
  • Stir in the jalapeños, red onion, and cilantro. Taste for salt and pepper and add to your taste preference. 
  • When ready to serve, add diced avocado. Serve with tortilla chips, if desired or on a bowl of cauliflower rice or regular rice.
  • Leftovers can be stored in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 1 day.


Calories: 123kcal | Carbohydrates: 12g | Protein: 17g | Fat: 1g | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 7g