Tom Douglas Restaurants, TAB | Seattle

As a part of’s Phase IV development, the 1915 Terry Avenue Building, or “TAB” as it is affectionately known to locals, was repurposed as a 17,000 square foot venue for two restaurant outlets, The Brave Horse Tavern and Cuoco, operated by veteran Seattle restaurateur Tom Douglas.


Owner: Tom Douglas Restaurants

Architect: Callison; Graham Baba

Awards: NAIOP 2011 Redevelopment/Renovation of the Year
2013 Historic Seattle Preservation Award| Best Rehabilitation

The opportunity to have my restaurants become part of the historic fabric of Seattle was a huge draw for me. All this building needed to thrive was the commitment and investment from Vulcan to save it.

Tom Douglas, Chef + Proprietor