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The Sharp Edge Restaurants, known internationally for serving hundreds of Belgian and other European beers, has opened the Sharp Edge Bistro at 922 Penn Avenue. The restaurant, owner Jeff Walewski's fifth since 1990, opened June 7, 2010, in the heart of the downtown Pittsburgh's Cultural District. The Bistro offers to beer connoisseurs the Sharp Edge's signature array of 250 bottled Belgian and other European beers. Moreover, it serves 20 Belgian and 10 other European beers on tap at its 50-foot bar. The upscale restaurant seats 136 people and includes outdoor seating. The new restaurant also serve Walewski's award-winning gourmet pizzas, sandwiches and creative appetizers as part of what he says is a "tapas-oriented" menu.