In AmEng vernacular, is the word tab specific to restaurant and bar checks, or can it also be used for hotel bills?
Guest: We'll be checking out early tomorrow morning, so if it isn't too much trouble, I'd like to close out my account right now. May I get the tab, please?
Front Desk: Certainly, Mr. Smith. Just one moment, please. I'll print it out for you.
A creditor's statement: bill, check M-W
chiefly US and Canadian A bill, esp. one for a meal or drinks Collins English Dictionary
informal, chiefly North American A restaurant bill: the waiter brought three drinks and a new tab ODO