With apps designed to help you stay on track, monitor nutrients, and plan all your meals, following the paleo diet just got a little easier. We chose the year’s best paleo apps for their comprehensive content, reliability, and high ratings so you can stay organized and nail those dietary guidelines.

best paleo apps

iPhone rating: 4.8 stars

Price: $5.99

Nom Nom Paleo is an award-winning app that takes the guesswork out of paleo cooking. Find more than 145 tantalizing recipes all free of gluten, soy, and refined sugar. More than 2,000 high-resolution photos help you every step of the way. A fun and engaging interface and design makes it easy to scroll through recipes.

best paleo apps

Android rating: 4.5 stars

Price: Free

The Paleo Diet Plan offers a comprehensive look at this way of eating, including how it works and how you can implement it in your life. Browse a sample weekly paleo menu and meal plans, plus recipes for breakfast, desserts, condiments, salads, snacks, and much more.

iPhone rating: 4.4 stars

Price: $8.99

The KetoDiet app helps you reduce your carb intake by adopting a whole-foods approach to nutrition. Learn how to keep your blood sugar levels stable and manage your appetite all while enjoying high-quality food sources. Browse recipes, adjust serving sizes, and review detailed, accurate nutrition facts to stay on track.

iPhone rating: 4.8 stars

Android rating: 4.5 stars

Price: Free

Consider Yummly your smart cooking sidekick with personalized guidance for all the elements of nutritious eating. Get customized recipe recommendations based on your personal dietary restrictions, options for collecting, saving, and organizing all your favorites, and handy tools and videos.

Android rating: 4.4 stars

Price: Free

This is a great low-carb recipe resource featuring hundreds of recipes, calorie and macro trackers, helpful articles, shopping lists, and more. Store recipes in the favorites section, check out the huge food database, and browse guides to help you understand how to get started today.

iPhone rating: 4.7 stars

Android rating: 4.3 stars

Price: Free with in-app purchases

If you’d rather just be told what to eat, you need a personal diet assistant — or this app. Plug in your diet goals, food preferences, budget, and schedule, and Eat This Much will create a complete meal plan to meet your targets.

Android rating: 4.1 stars

Price: Free with in-app purchases

Become an expert in the low-carb, high-fat ketogenic diet with this handy app, which features an accurate keto macro calculator, allowed and disallowed foods reference guide, easy recipes and meal-prep ideas, and a calorie and carb daily diet tracker.

iPhone rating: 4.3 stars

Price: $0.99

Wondering whether a particular food is paleo? Plug it into Paleo (io) and find out! The app searches more than 3,000 food items to identify what’s paleo and what’s not so you can stick to your meal plan without endless online searches. Plus, the app features in-depth articles that explain why so you can develop a better understanding of the paleo diet.

iPhone rating: 4.5 stars

Android rating: 4.5 stars

Price: Free with in-app purchases

This cloud-based tracking app lets you create, edit, and delete fasts of all kinds, including full fasts, the Daniel Fast, three-day fasts, partial fasts, The Warrior Diet, and many others. Your last seven fasts are beautifully presented in a chart that helps you quickly identify whether you’re hitting your target quickly.

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Jessica Timmons has been a freelance writer since 2007. She writes, edits, and consults for a great group of steady accounts and the occasional one-off project, all while juggling the busy lives of her four kids with her ever-accommodating husband. She loves weightlifting, really great lattes, and family time.