El Comedor is a Mexican restaurant in Santa Ana. The menu ranges from burritos to tacos to pozole on weekends and teriyaki hamburgers and asada fries for the pochos who attend next-door Carr Intermediate, across-the-street Diamond Elementary and down-the-street Valley High. No matter what, there’s care in the food here: The chef usually wears a chef’s skull cap and wipes down your cup of perfectly creamy horchata after pouring you a cold one.
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There's a certain type of Mexican restaurant in SanTana that's not meant for you and I. It's the equivalent of a barrio diner, where the menu doesn't necessarily hew to a region or tradition so much as give the locals what they want...