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Mr. Luis Zhumi


Luis Zhumi, the visionary co-founder behind The Cactus Shop, a cutting-edge Mexican speakeasy in the heart of Williamsburg. Renowned as a mixologist extraordinaire, Luis has left his mark on Manhattan's vibrant bar scene, having lent his expertise to iconic establishments like Soho House and Oficina Latina.

At The Cactus Shop, Luis crafts an unparalleled experience, blending traditional Mexican flavors with a modern twist. His creative cocktails, a testament to his skilled mixology, promise to captivate the senses and leave a lasting impression on guests. From the allure of Mexican Corn Whiskey to the exotic allure of Prickly Pear, each sip transports patrons to the vibrant streets of Mexico.

With a passion for authenticity, Luis showcases his deep connection to Mexican culture through his reinterpretation of classic Mexican libations. Embracing the spirit of Brooklyn, The Cactus Shop emerges as the epitome of a speakeasy haven, where every cocktail is a crafted masterpiece.

For Luis, mezcal stands as the heart and soul of his creations. His philosophy is simple: "When in doubt, a mezcal neat never disappoints." Join him on a journey through the artistry of mixology at The Cactus Shop, where every drink tells a story, and every sip is an invitation to savor the best of Brooklyn's bar scene.