December 2021 - Silver Fox Restaurant & Lounge

Silver Fox Employee Spotlight: Leon Maes

Name: Leon Maes

Position: Cook

Tenure: 16 Years

Marital Status: Married

Children: 3

Hobbies: “Yard work, watching movies, and spending time with my wife.”

Bio: When Leon walked through the doors of Silver Fox Steakhouse, he didn’t know that he’d be there for the next 16 years. 

“I saw in the newspaper that Silver Fox was hiring for a dishwasher, so I applied and got the job,” he said.

Leon said he started out as a dishwasher and did that for about a year, learning the ins and outs of the restaurant business. In doing so, he learned a lot about Silver Fox specifically, but also a lot about the industry as a whole. 

After spending a year in the dish line, Leon was promoted to a cook position; a position he has held for the last 15 years. 

In those 15 years, he has developed a relationship with many of his coworkers, including his boss, Chef Bernard. 

“We’re pretty tight,” Leon said of his boss. “He’s a really good boss. I love him to death.” 

Leon said that his favorite part about working for Silver Fox is seeing everybody laugh and smile, from the customers to his coworkers. He … Read more “Silver Fox Employee Spotlight: Leon Maes”


Best place in town hands down. So hard to pick from the menu as everything is top notch. I always have a hard time picking between the Walleye or that Brisket Grilled Cheese. The value for what you get is above and beyond others.

Impeccably prepared meals and professional service. We have never had a bad experience there. Keep up the good work!

My family has been going there since the “Circle D Barbecue” days! ❤️ Bernard is amazing and a great long time family friend! Congrats Bernard and the Silver Fox family!

Love Silver Fox and Bernard!! Thank you for giving all that enter your fine establishment delicious meals, wonderful memories and a sense of feeling appreciated by your fabulous staff!!

We love the place, you, the staff, the food! Our favorite place.

Thanks for all you have done and will continue to do. Bernard and staff, you're the best!

Thanks for being our restaurant!!

We LOVE this place. Its quite a drive for us so its for special outings but it never fails for an EXCELLENT date night.

My favorite place to eat!

Just love Chef Bernard and his staff at Silver Fox! Thank you for all you do!

Best place in town....Best place in Wyoming!! Thanks Bernard....and your amazing staff. You know Nancy and I love you guys! See you again any day now!

My favorite restaurant in town! Food, service and employees are awesome!!

We really appreciate all the hard work you do to feed us.

Never once in all this time a questionable meal! Always wonderful. Thank you!

Excellent food, atmosphere, staff and service!

Silver Fox Steakhouse is my No.1 place to go in Wyoming!